Indonesian Workers and Employers Party

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Indonesian Workers and Employers Party
Partai Pengusaha dan Pekerja Indonesia
Chairman Daniel Hutapea
Secretary-General Zulkifli Hasan
Founded 11 April 2002
Headquarters Jakarta
Ideology Pancasila
Social democracy
Social corporatism
Ballot number 03
Presidential candidate Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
DPR Seats 0

The Indonesian Workers and Employers Party (Indonesian: Partai Pengusaha dan Pekerja Indonesia) is a political party in Indonesia. The party aims to integrate the struggle of Indonesian employers and workers.[1][2][3] It contested the 2009 elections, but won only 0.7 percent of the vote, less than the 2.5 percent electoral threshold, meaning it was awarded no seats in the People's Representative Council.[4][5][6]

Regional strength[edit]

In the legislative election held on 9 April 2009, support for the PPPI was higher than the party's national average in the following provinces:

Aceh 0.9%

West Sumatra 0.7%

Bengkulu 1.0%

South Sumatra 0.7%

Lampung 0.8%

Yogyakarta 0.8%

West Kalimantan 0.8%

Central Kalimantan 0.9%

South Kalimantan 0.7%

East Kalimantan 0.9%

Bali 1.5%

West Nusa Tenggara 1.3%

East Nusa Tenggara 1.3%

West Sulawesi 3.0%

Central Sulawesi 0.8%

South East Sulawesi 1.0%

North Maluku 0.9%

West Papua 1.1%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Profil Partai Politik (Profile of Political Parties), Kompas newspaper 14 July 2008 pp. 38-39
  2. ^ http://www.indonesiamemilih.com/partai/view/03 accessed 29 September 2008 (Indonesian)
  3. ^ Tempo magazine No. 0931/March 31-April 06, 2009, p.33
  4. ^ Indonesian General Election Commission website[permanent dead link] Official Election Results
  5. ^ The Jakarta Post 10 May 2009 Archived 13 May 2009 at the Wayback Machine. Democratic Party controls 26% of parliamentary seats
  6. ^ Profil Partai Politik (Profile of Political Parties), Kompas newspaper 14 July 2008 pp. 38-39