Slovak parliamentary election, 2002

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Slovak parliamentary election, 2002
Slovakia
1998 ←
20 and 21 September 2002 → 2006

All 150 seats to the Národná rada
76 seats were needed for a majority
  First party Second party
  Vladimir meciar.jpg DzurindaMik2.jpg
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[edit]

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[edit]

  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

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