LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY GENERAL ELECTION 1955
VOTES

Party Collected Achievable % of total % of valid
Labour Front 42,300 109,207 27.1 38.7
Progressive Party 38,695 139,192 24.8
(-20.6)
27.8
(-24.6)
Democratic Party 32,115 129,476 20.5 24.8
People's Action Party 13,634 24,461 8.7 55.7
Malayan Chinese Association 6,203 18,456 4.0 33.6
United Malays National Organisation 5,721 9,372 3.7 61.0
Labour Party 1,325 6,693 0.8
(-28.9)
19.8
(-18.7)
Malay Union 1,233 2,438 0.8 50.6
Independents 15,098 62,907 9.7 24.0

Total valid votes: 156,324 (98.9%)

Total rejected votes: 1,751 (1.1%)

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