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|Politics of Austria|
Presidential elections were held in Austria on 25 April 1971. The result was a victory for incumbent President Franz Jonas of the Socialist Party, who received 52.8% of the vote. Voter turnout was 95.3%.
|Franz Jonas||Socialist Party||2,487,239||52.8|
|Kurt Waldheim||Austrian People's Party||2,224,809||47.2|
|Source: Nohlen & Stöver|