CITY COUNCIL ELECTION 1953
SEATS

Party Held Expired Candidates Unopposed Contested Won New
Progressive Party 8
(44.4%)
2
(25.0%)
4
(66.6%)
0 4
(100.0%)
3
(75.0%)
9
(50.0%)
Labour Party 7
(38.9%)
2
(28.6%)
1
(16.7%)
0 1
(100.0%)
0 5
(27.8%)
United Malays National Organisation - - 3
(50.0%)
0 3
(100.0%)
0 0
Independents 3
(16.7%)
2
(66.7%)
6
(66.6%)
1
(16.7%)
5
(50.0%)
2
(40.0%)
4
(22.2%)
TOTAL 18 6 14 1 13 5 18

Previous seats: 1952

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