List of members of the parliament of Iceland, 2007–09

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This is a list of the members of the Icelandic Althing from 2007 until 2009.

Election results (12 May 2007)[edit]

National party Chairperson(s) Seats ±
     Independence Party Geir Haarde
25 / 63
Increase 3
     Social Democratic Alliance Ingibjörg Gísladóttir
18 / 63
Decrease 2
     Left-Green Movement Steingrímur Sigfússon
9 / 63
Increase 4
     Progressive Party Jón Sigurðsson
7 / 63
Decrease 5
     Liberal Party Guðjón Kristjánsson
4 / 63
Steady 0


President and Vice Presidents[edit]

Office 2007 2008 2009
President Sturla Böðvarsson Guðbjartur Hannesson
1st Vice President Ásta Jóhannesdóttir Kjartan Ólafsson
2nd Vice President Þuríður Backman
3rd Vice President Kjartan Ólafsson Ragnheiður Ríkharðsdóttir
4th Vice President Einar Sigurðsson
5th Vice President Magnús Stefánsson Guðfinna Bjarnadóttir
6th Vice President Ragnheiður Ríkharðsdóttir Kristinn Gunnarsson

List of chosen MPs[edit]

Name National party Constituency # of votes
Arnbjörg Sveinsdóttir      Independence Party Northeast
Atli Gíslason      Left-Green Movement South
Birgir Ármannsson      Independence Party Reykjavik South
Birkir Jónsson      Progressive Party Northeast
Bjarni Benediktsson      Independence Party Southwest
Bjarni Harðarson [1]      Progressive Party South
Björgvin Sigurðsson      Social Democratic Alliance South
Björk Guðjónsdóttir      Independence Party South
Björn Bjarnason      Independence Party Reykjavik South
Einar Guðfinnsson      Independence Party Northwest
Einar Sigurðsson      Social Democratic Alliance Northeast
Ellert Schram      Social Democratic Alliance Reykjavik North
Geir Haarde [2]      Independence Party Reykjavik South
Grétar Jónsson      Liberal Party South
Gunnar Svavarsson      Social Democratic Alliance Southwest
Guðfinna Bjarnadóttir      Independence Party Reykjavik North
Guðlaugur Þórðarson      Independence Party Reykjavik North
Guðni Ágústsson [3]      Progressive Party South
Helgi Hjörvar      Social Democratic Alliance Reykjavik North
Illugi Gunnarsson      Independence Party Reykjavik South
Ingibjörg Gísladóttir      Social Democratic Alliance Reykjavik South
Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir [4]      Social Democratic Alliance Reykjavik North
Jón Gunnarsson      Independence Party Southwest
Jón Magnússon [5]      Liberal Party Reykjavik South
Katrín Jakobsdóttir      Left-Green Movement Reykjavik North
Katrín Júlíusdóttir      Social Democratic Alliance Southwest
Karl Matthíasson [6]      Social Democratic Alliance Northwest
Kjartan Ólafsson      Independence Party South
Kolbrún Halldórsdóttir      Left-Green Movement Reykjavik South
Kristinn Gunnarsson [7]      Liberal Party Northwest
Kristján Júlíusson      Independence Party Northeast
Kristján Möller      Social Democratic Alliance Northeast
Lúðvík Bergvinsson      Social Democratic Alliance South
Magnús Stefánsson      Progressive Party Northwest
Pétur Blöndal      Independence Party Reykjavik North
Ragnheiður Árnadóttir      Independence Party Southwest
Ragnheiður Ríkharðsdóttir      Independence Party Southwest
Sigurður Kristjánsson      Independence Party Reykjavik North
Siv Friðleifsdóttir      Progressive Party Southwest
Steingrímur Sigfússon      Left-Green Movement Northeast
Steinunn Óskarsdóttir      Social Democratic Alliance Reykjavik North
Sturla Böðvarsson      Independence Party Northwest
Valgerður Sverrisdóttir      Progressive Party Northeast
Ágúst Ágústsson      Social Democratic Alliance Reykjavik South
Álfheiður Ingadóttir      Left-Green Movement Reykjavik South
Ármann Ólafsson      Independence Party Southwest
Árni Árnason      Social Democratic Alliance Southwest
Árni Johnsen      Independence Party South
Árni Mathiesen      Independence Party South
Árni Sigurðsson      Left-Green Movement Reykjavik North
Ásta Jóhannesdóttir      Social Democratic Alliance Reykjavik South
Ásta Möller      Independence Party Reykjavik South
Ögmundur Jónasson      Left-Green Movement Southwest
Össur Skarphéðinsson      Social Democratic Alliance Reykjavik North
Þorgerður Gunnarsdóttir      Independence Party Southwest
Þórunn Sveinbjarnardóttir      Social Democratic Alliance Southwest
Þuríður Backman      Left-Green Movement Northeast
Ólöf Nordal      Independence Party Northeast
Höskuldur Þórhallsson      Progressive Party Northeast
Guðbjartur Hannesson      Social Democratic Alliance Northwest
Jón Bjarnason      Left-Green Movement Northwest
Guðjón Kristjánsson      Liberal Party Northwest
Herdís Þórðardóttir [8]      Independence Party Northwest


  1. ^ Replaced by Helga Harðardóttir in 2008.
  2. ^ Became Prime Minister on 15 June 2006, and resigned on 1 February 2009.
  3. ^ Replaced by Eygló Harðardóttir on 17 November 2008.
  4. ^ Became Prime Minister on 1 February 2009 after Haarde's resignation.
  5. ^ Became member of the Independence Party in 2009.
  6. ^ Became member of the Liberal Party in 2009.
  7. ^ Became independent in 2009.
  8. ^ Replaced Einar Kristjánsson on 14 July 2007.