1965 Israeli legislative election

  • elections for the 6th knesset
    israel
    ← 1961 2 november 1965 1969 →
    turnout85.9%
    party leader % seats ±
    labor alignment levi eshkol 36.7% 45 -5
    gahal menachem begin 21.3% 26 -8
    mafdal haim-moshe shapira 8.9% 11 -1
    rafi david ben-gurion 7.9% 10 new
    mapam meir ya'ari 6.6% 8 -1
    independent liberals moshe kol 3.8% 5 new
    agudat yisrael yitzhak-meir levin 3.3% 4 0
    rakah meir vilner 2.3% 3 new
    pai kalman kahana 1.9% 2 0
    progress and development seif el-din el-zoubi 1.8% 2 0
    cooperation and brotherhood diyab obeid 1.3% 2 0
    meri uri avnery 1.2% 1 new
    maki shmuel mikunis 1.1% 1 -4
    this lists parties that won seats. see the complete results below.
    prime minister before prime minister after
    levi eshkol
    mapai
    levi eshkol
    alignment

    elections for the sixth knesset were held in israel on 2 november 1965.[1][2] voter turnout was 85.9%.[3]

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Elections for the 6th Knesset
Israel
← 1961 2 November 1965 1969 →
Turnout85.9%
Party Leader % Seats ±
Labor Alignment Levi Eshkol 36.7% 45 -5
Gahal Menachem Begin 21.3% 26 -8
Mafdal Haim-Moshe Shapira 8.9% 11 -1
Rafi David Ben-Gurion 7.9% 10 New
Mapam Meir Ya'ari 6.6% 8 -1
Independent Liberals Moshe Kol 3.8% 5 New
Agudat Yisrael Yitzhak-Meir Levin 3.3% 4 0
Rakah Meir Vilner 2.3% 3 New
PAI Kalman Kahana 1.9% 2 0
Progress and Development Seif el-Din el-Zoubi 1.8% 2 0
Cooperation and Brotherhood Diyab Obeid 1.3% 2 0
Meri Uri Avnery 1.2% 1 New
Maki Shmuel Mikunis 1.1% 1 -4
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Levi Eshkol
Mapai
Levi Eshkol
Alignment

Elections for the sixth Knesset were held in Israel on 2 November 1965.[1][2] Voter turnout was 85.9%.[3]