Fälldin I Cabinet

The first cabinet of Thorbjörn Fälldin (Swedish: Regeringen Fälldin I) was the cabinet and Government of Sweden from 8 October 1976 to 18 October 1978.

Fälldin's First Cabinet
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42nd Cabinet of Sweden
Date formed8 October 1976
Date dissolved18 October 1978
People and organisations
Head of stateCarl XVI Gustaf
Head of governmentThorbjörn Fälldin
Member partyCentre Party
Liberal People's Party
Moderate Party
Status in legislatureCoalition majority government
Opposition partySocial Democrats
Opposition leaderOlof Palme
History
Legislature term(s)1976-1979
Outgoing formationResignation due nuclear power discord
PredecessorOlof Palme's First Cabinet
SuccessorOla Ullsten's Cabinet

The cabinet was a coalition majority government consisting the Centre Party, the Liberal People's Party and the Moderate Party. The cabinet was led by Prime Minister Thorbjörn Fälldin of the Centre Party who had led his party to victory in the 1976 general election.

The cabinet resigned on 18 October 1978 following discord in the area involving nuclear power. The cabinet was succeeded by Ola Ullsten's First Cabinet.

MinistersEdit

Portfolio Minister Took office Left office Party
Prime Minister Thorbjörn Fälldin8 October 197618 October 1978Centre
Deputy Prime Minister Per Ahlmark8 October 19767 March 1978Liberal People's
 Ola Ullsten7 March 197818 October 1978Liberal People's
Minister for Foreign Affairs Karin Söder8 October 197618 October 1978Centre
Minister for the Economy Gösta Bohman8 October 197618 October 1978Moderate
Minister for the Budget Ingemar Mundebo8 October 197618 October 1978Liberal People's
Minister for Education Jan-Erik Wikström8 October 197618 October 1978Liberal People's
Minister for Justice Sven Romanus8 October 197618 October 1978Independent
Minister for Health and Social Affairs Rune Gustavsson8 October 197618 October 1978Centre
Minister for Employment Per Ahlmark8 October 19767 March 1978Liberal People's
 Rolf Wirtén7 March 197818 October 1978Liberal People's
Minister for Agriculture Anders Dahlgren8 October 197618 October 1978Centre
Minister for Defence Eric Krönmark8 October 197618 October 1978Moderate
Minister for Communications Bo Turesson8 October 197618 October 1978Moderate
Minister for the Interior Johannes Antonsson8 October 197618 October 1978Centre
Minister for Housing Elvy Olsson8 October 197618 October 1978Centre
Minister for Enterprise Nils G. Åsling8 October 197618 October 1978Centre
Minister for Trade Staffan Burenstam Linder8 October 197618 October 1978Moderate
Ministers without portfolio
Migration Ola Ullsten8 October 197618 October 1978Liberal People's
Health Care Ingegerd Troedsson8 October 197618 October 1978Moderate
School Britt Mogård8 October 197618 October 1978Moderate
Energy Olof Johansson8 October 197618 October 1978Centre

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Preceded by
Olof Palme's First Cabinet
Cabinet of Sweden
1976–1978
Succeeded by
Ola Ullsten's Cabinet