Liechtenstein general election, 2009

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Liechtenstein general election, 2009
Liechtenstein
2005 ←
8 February 2009 (2009-02-08)
→ 2013

All 25 seats in the Landtag
  First party Second party Third party
 
Leader Adolf Heeb Ernst Walch Wolfgang Marxer
Party VU FBP FL
Seats won 13 11 1
Seats after 10 12 3
Seat change +3 -1 -2
Popular vote 95,219 86,951 17,835
Percentage 47.61 43.48 8.92
Coat of arms of Liechtenstein.svg
This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Liechtenstein

General elections were held in Liechtenstein on 8 February 2009.[1] While polls and pundits predicted few changes, the national-liberal Patriotic Union gained an outright majority in the Landtag, whilst the national conservative Progressive Citizens' Party in Liechtenstein and the green social-liberal Free List both suffered losses.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Patriotic Union 95,219 47.6 13 +3
Progressive Citizens' Party 86,951 43.5 11 –1
Free List 17,835 8.9 1 –2
Invalid/blank votes 524
Total 15,650 100 25 0
Registered voters/turnout 18,493 84.6
Source: Nohlen & Stöver[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Landtagswahlen 2009" (in German). 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-08. 
  2. ^ "Zeichen stehen auf Große Koalition" (in German). Der Standard. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-08. 
  3. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p2050 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7