Faroese general election, 1936

Faroese general election, 1936
Faroe Islands
28 January 1936
Party Leader % Seats ±
Self-Government Jóannes Patursson 34.2% 8 0
Union Andrass Samuelsen 33.7% 8 -3
Social Democratic Maurentius Viðstein 24.0% 6 +4
Business Thorstein Petersen 8.13% 2 New
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
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General elections were held in the Faroe Islands on 28 January 1936.[1] The Union Party and the Self-Government Party emerged as the joint-largest parties in the Løgting, both winning 8 of the 24 seats.


Party Votes % Seats +/–
Self-Government Party2,69434.1880
Union Party2,65433.688–3
Social Democratic Party1,89124.006+4
Business Party6418.132New
Source: Election Passport


  1. Faroe Islands Election Passport
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