List of political parties in Chile

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This article lists political parties in Chile.

Chile has a multi-party system, within a system with two dominant coalitions.

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List of legally constituted political parties in Chile.[1]

Party
(Name in Spanish)
Ideology Area of operation Senators
(2014-2018)
Deputies
(2014-2018)
Regional advisors
(2014-2018)
Mayors
(2012-2016)
Councilmen
(2012-2016)
Weighted
representationb
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Independent Democratic Uniond
Unión Demócrata Independiente
Right Nationwide. 8 29 47 46 353 20.72%
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Christian Democratic Party
Partido Demócrata Cristiano
Centrist Nationwide. 6 21 45 56 323 16.18%
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National Renewalc
Renovación Nacional
Center-right Nationwide. 6 16 42 41 321 14.95%
Partido por la Democracia emblema.png
Party for Democracy
Partido Por la Democracia
Center-left Nationwide. 6 15 32 37 201 14.33%
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Socialist Party
Partido Socialista de Chile
Center-left Nationwide. 6 15 33 30 219 14.23%
Movimiento Amplio Social (new).svg
MAS-Regione
MAS-Región
Center-Left Regions XV, I, II, III, RM, VIII and XI. 1 0 0 1 7 1.69%
Partido Radical Socialdemócrata emblema.png
Social Democrat Radical Partya
Partido Radical Socialdemócrata
Center-left Nationwide. 0 6 12 13 90 1.68%
Partido Comunista de Chile.svg
Communist Party
Partido Comunista de Chile
Left Nationwide. 0 6 12 4 92 1.50%
Emblema Partido Progresista Chile (2013).svg
Progressive Party
Partido Progresista
Center-left Nationwide. 0 0 2 3 25 0.13%
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Green Ecologist Party
Partido Ecologista Verde
Left Regions I, II, III, RM, VIII, XIV, X and XI. 0 0 1 0 0 0.03%
Partido Humanista (corto).svg
Humanist Partyd
Partido Humanista
Left All regions, except X. 0 0 0 0 14 0.01%
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Equality Party
Partido Igualdad
Left Regions XV, I, II, IV, V, RM, VIII and XI. 0 0 0 0 1 0.00%

a A fusion of the Chilean Social Democracy Party (Partido Socialdemocracia Chilena) and the Radical Party of Chile (Partido Radical de Chile).
b The percentage of seats held by a party in each elected body is multiplied by a weighting factor, which is equal to the inverse value of that body's total seats divided by the summation of the inverse values of all bodies' total seats. The resulting weighted percentages are then summed together to obtain a party's "weighted representation" value. (Formula: [S/38^2+D/120^2+R/278^2+M/345^2+C/2224^2]/T, with T=1/38+1/120+1/278+1/345+1/2224, S=party senators, D=party deputies, R=party regional advisors, M=party mayors, C=party councilmen.)
c Figures updated with the December 2013-January 2014 resignations of RN senators Antonio Horvath and Lily Pérez, and RN deputies Pedro Browne, Joaquín Godoy and Karla Rubilar.
d Figures updated with: 1) The January 2014 death of Yumbel mayor Camilo Cabezas (PH) and its subsequent replacement with independent councilman Jaime Gacitúa, who in turn was replaced with Fredy Winter from the UDI. 2) The May 2014 resignation of La Florida mayor Rodolfo Carter.
e A fusion of the Broad Social Movement (Movimiento Amplio Social) and the Northern Force Party (Partido Fuerza del Norte).

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