Turkish local elections, 1999

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Turkish local elections, 1999

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All 3,215 district municipalities and 16 metropolitan municipalities of Turkey
  Majority party Minority party Third party
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Leader Bülent Ecevit Devlet Bahçeli Recai Kutan
Party DSP MHP FP
Leader since 15 January 1989 6 July 1997 1998
Last election 23 mayors, 8.75% 118 mayors, 7.95% 329 mayors, 19.14%
Municipalities 189 499 488
Mayor ± Increase166 Increase381 Increase159
Popular vote^ 5,885,132 5,401,597 5,185,831
Percentage 18.70% 17.17% 16.48%
Swing Increase9.95% Increase9.22% Decrease2.66%

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Results map showing the winners of the 81 provincial capitals of Turkey by party: dark blue MHP, orange FP, green ANAP, pink DYP, blue DSP, brown HADEP, red CHP, grey independent

^ Four different elections in order to elect both types of councillor and mayor were held on the same day. The results shown here are the provincial councillor election results, which best reflect the overall voting intentions of the electorate. See the results section for the full results.
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Turkey held 11th local elections on April 18, 1999.

Results[edit]

Party Party leader Vote total Vote percentage
Democratic Left Party Bülent Ecevit 5,885,132 % 18.70
Nationalist Movement Party Devlet Bahçeli 5,401,597 % 17.17
Virtue Party Recai Kutan 5,185,831 % 16.48
Motherland Party Mesut Yılmaz 4,730,711 % 15.03
True Path Party Tansu Çiller 4,157,262 % 13.21
Republican People's Party Deniz Baykal 3,487,483 % 11.08
People's Democracy Party Murat Bozlak 1,094,761 % 3.48
Great Union Party Muhsin Yazıcıoğlu 540,239 % 1.72
Democratic Turkey Party Hüsamettin Cindoruk 292,224 % 0.93
Freedom and Solidarity Party Ufuk Uras 263,814 % 0.84
Nation Party Aykut Edibali 86,481 % 0.27
Peace Party Ali Haydar Veziroğlu 67,448 % 0.21
Workers' Party Doğu Perinçek 66,175 % 0.21
Independents 56,879 % 0.18
Democratic Party Korkut Özal 41,947 % 0.13
Liberal Democratic Party Besim Tibuk 30,314 % 0.10
Labour Party 29,499 % 0.09
Socialist Power Party Aydemir Güler 22,825 % 0.07
Renaissance Party Hasan Celal Güzel 17,335 % 0.06
Democracy and Peace Party 6,593 % 0.02
Changing Turkey Party 3,143 % 0.01
Total 31,467,693 %100.00

Mayor of metropolitan municipality[edit]

City Winner Party
Adana Aytaç Durak Motherland Party
Ankara Melih Gökçek Virtue Party
Antalya Bekir Kumbul Republican People's Party
Bursa Erdoğan Bilenser Democratic Left Party
Diyarbakır Feridun Çelik People's Democracy Party
Erzurum Mahmut Uykusuz Nationalist Movement Party
Eskişehir Yılmaz Büyükerşen Democratic Left Party
Gaziantep Celal Doğan Republican People's Party
İstanbul Ali Müfit Gürtuna Virtue Party
İzmir Ahmet Priştina Democratic Left Party
Kayseri Mehmet Özhaseki Virtue Party
İzmit Sefa Sirmen Republican People's Party
Konya Mustafa Özkafa Virtue Party
Mersin Macit Özcan Democratic Left Party
Samsun Yusuf Ziya Yılmaz Motherland Party

Mayor of other municipalities[edit]

Province Party
Adıyaman FP
Afyonkarahisar MHP
Ağrı HADEP
Amasya MHP
Artvin CHP
Aydın ANAP
Balıkesir ANAP
Bilecik CHP
Bingöl HADEP
Bitlis FP
Bolu DSP
Burdur CHP
Çanakkale CHP
 
Province Party
Çankırı MHP
Çorum FP
Denizli DYP
Edirne ANAP
Elazığ FP
Erzincan MHP
Giresun CHP
Gümüşhane MHP
Hakkâri HADEP
Hatay CHP
Isparta MHP
 
Province Party
Kars ANAP
Kastamonu MHP
Kırklareli MHP
Kırşehir MHP
Kütahya FP
Malatya MHP
Manisa ANAP
Kahramanmaraş FP
Mardin DYP
Muğla CHP
Muş MHP
Nevşehir FP
Niğde MHP
 
Province Party
Ordu ANAP
Rize ANAP
Sakarya FP
Siirt HADEP
Sinop ANAP
Sivas FP
Tekirdağ ANAP
Tokat FP
Trabzon FP
Tunceli CHP
Şanlıurfa FP
Uşak MHP
Van HADEP
Yozgat MHP
Zonguldak DSP
Aksaray MHP
 
Province Party
Bayburt MHP
Karaman MHP
Kırıkkale MHP
Batman HADEP
Şırnak ANAP
Bartın DSP
Ardahan DSP
Iğdır MHP
Yalova ANAP
Karabük DYP
Kilis DSP
Osmaniye MHP

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