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Slovak parliamentary election, 2002

 

Slovak parliamentary election, 2002

Slovak parliamentary election, 2002

20 and 21 September 2002

All 150 seats to the Národná rada
76 seats were needed for a majority
  First party Second party
 
Leader Vladimír Mečiar Mikuláš Dzurinda
Party HZDS SDKÚ
Last election 43 seats
Seats won 36 28
Seat change –7
Popular vote 560.691 433,953
Percentage 19.5% 15.1%

PM before election

Mikuláš Dzurinda
SDKÚ

Elected PM

Mikuláš Dzurinda
SDKÚ

Parliamentary elections were held in Slovakia on 20 and 21 September 2002.[1] The Movement for a Democratic Slovakia remained the largest party in the National Council, winning 36 of the 150 seats.[2] Mikuláš Dzurinda of the Slovak Democratic and Christian Union remained Prime Minister.[3]

Results

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Movement for a Democratic Slovakia 560,691 19.5 36 –7
Slovak Democratic and Christian Union 433,953 15.1 28 New
Direction 387,100 13.5 25 New
Party of the Hungarian Coalition 321,069 11.2 20 +5
Christian Democratic Movement 237,202 8.3 15
Alliance of the New Citizen 230,309 8.0 15 New
Communist Party of Slovakia 181,872 6.3 11 +11
True Slovak National Party 105,084 3.7 0 New
Slovak National Party 95,633 3.3 0 –14
Movement for Democracy 94,324 3.3 0 New
Social Democratic Alternative 51,649 1.8 0 New
Party of the Democratic Left 39,163 1.4 0 –23
Green Party 28,365 1.0 0 New
Independent Civic Party of the Unemployed and Injured 26,205 0.9 0 New
Union of the Workers of Slovakia 15,755 0.5 0 0
Woman and Family 12,646 0.4 0 New
Civic Conservative Party 9,422 0.3 0 New
Workers' Party–ROSA 8,699 0.3 0 New
Roma Civic Initiative 8,420 0.3 0 New
Party for Democratic Civic Rights 6,716 0.2 0 New
Left Bloc 6,441 0.2 0 New
Political Movement of Roma in Slovakia–ROMA 6,234 0.2 0 New
Slovak National Unity 4,548 0.2 0 0
B–Revolutionary Workers' Party 2,818 0.1 0 0
People's Party 763 0.0 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 38,186
Total 2,913,267 100 150 0
Registered voters/turnout 4,157,802 70.1
Source: Nohlen & Stöver
Popular Vote
HZDS
  
19.50%
SDKÚ-DS
  
15.09%
SMER-SD
  
13.46%
SMK
  
11.17%
KDH
  
8.25%
ANO
  
8.01%
KSS
  
6.33%
PSNS
  
3.65%
SNS
  
3.33%
HZD
  
3.28%
SDA
  
1.80%
SDL'
  
1.36%
SZS
  
0.99%
NOSNP
  
0.91%
Other
  
2.87%

References

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1747 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1754
  3. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1757

External links

  • Official results
  • Slovak Election Data Project
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