Elections in Apulia

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This page gathers the results of elections in Apulia.

Regional elections[edit]

Latest regional election[edit]

In the latest regional election, which took place on 28–29 March 2010, the outgoing President Nichi Vendola of Left Ecology Freedom (SEL) was elected for a second-consecutive term, after having won the a primary election in which he beat a Democrat and having benefited from the split of the centre-right, whose two candidates jointly won 51.0% of the vote.

Vendola's party, SEL, had a strong showing in the Region by coming third with 9.7% of the vote, after The People of Freedom (31.1%) and the Democratic Party (20.8%).

Candidates & parties votes votes (%) seats
Nichi Vendola 1,036,638 48.69 46
Democratic Party 410,395 20.75 23
Left Ecology Freedom (inc. PSI)[1] 192,604 9.74 11
Italy of Values 127,865 6.47 6
Apulia for Vendola 109,382 5.53 6
Federation of the LeftGreens 64,441 3.26 -
Pannella-Bonino List 6,005 0.30 -
Rocco Palese 899,590 42.25 26
The People of Freedom 615,064 31.10 20
Apulia First of All 139,379 7.05 4
The Apulians for Rocco Palese 95,070 4.81 2
Alliance of the Centre 11,047 0.56 0
Populars–UDEUR 9,125 0.46 0
Pensioners' Party 4,777 0.24 0
Adriana Poli Bortone 185,370 8.71 4
Union of the Centre 128,542 6.50 4
I South 57,901 2.93 -
Michele Rizzi 7,376 0.35 -
Communist Alternative Party 5,834 0.30 -
Total 2,128,974 100.00 76

Sources: Apulia Region and Corriere della Sera


List of previous regional elections[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Four regional councillors out of the eleven elected by Left Ecology Freedom, including Onofrio Introna, President of the Regional Council, belong to the Italian Socialist Party. See http://www.partitosocialista.it/site/il-partito_consiglieri-regionali/491/consiglieri-regionali.aspx.