Elections in Slovakia

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Elections in Slovakia gives information on election and election results in Slovakia.

Slovakia elects on national level a head of state - the president - and a legislature. The president is elected for a five-year term by the people. The National Council (Narodná rada Slovenskej republiky) has 150 members, elected for a four-year term by proportional representation. Slovakia has a multi-party system, with numerous parties in which no one party often has a chance of gaining power alone, and parties must work with each other to form coalition governments.

Latest elections[edit]

2012 Parliamentary election[edit]

e • d  Summary of the 10 March 2012 Slovak National Council election results
Parties Votes % Total
seats
Before After ±
Direction – Social Democracy 1,134,280 44.41 62 83 Increase21
Christian Democratic Movement 225,361 8.82 15 16 Increase1
Ordinary People and Independent Personalities 218,537 8.55 0 16 Increase16
Most–Híd 176,088 6.89 14 13 Decrease1
Slovak Democratic and Christian Union – Democratic Party 155,744 6.09 28 11 Decrease17
Freedom and Solidarity 150,266 5.88 22 11 Decrease11
Slovak National Party 116,420 4.55 9 0 Decrease9
Party of the Hungarian Coalition 109,483 4.28 0 0 Steady0
People's Party – Movement for a Democratic Slovakia 23,772 0.93 0 0 Steady0
Others 243,775 9.6 0 0 Steady0
Total (turnout 59.11%) 2,553,726 100% 150 150 Steady0
Source: Statistics Bureau of Slovakia

2009 Presidential election[edit]

e • d Summary of the 21 March and 4 April 2009 Slovak presidential election results
Candidates and nominating parties 1st round 2nd round
Votes % Votes %
Ivan Gašparovič (Smer, SNS, HZD) 876,061 46.71 1,234,787 55.53
Iveta Radičová (SDKÚ–DS, SMK, KDH, OKS) 713,735 38.05 988,808 44.47
František Mikloško (KDS) 101,573 5.42
Zuzana Martináková (SF) 96,035 5.12
Milan Melník (HZDS) 45,985 2.45
Dagmara Bollová 21,378 1.14
Milan Sidor (KSS) 20,862 1.11
Total (turnout 43.63% / 51.67%) 1,875,629 100.00 2,223,595 100.00
Sources: statistics.sk, volbysr.sk

Past elections[edit]

National elections and referendums[edit]

European elections[edit]

Czechoslovakian elections[edit]

Kingdom of Hungary/Austria-Hungary/Austrian Monarchy (until 1918)[edit]

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