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Legislative elections: Basque Parliament, 4-year term, 5% threshold (constituency-based), party-list proportional representation system
           · President: Juan José Ibarretxe (EAJ-PNV) · Governing parties: EAJ-PNV, EA, EB-IU

Party Affiliation, Ideology 2009 Seats 2005 Seats
Eusko Alderdi Jeltzalea (EAJ-PNV)<
Basque National Party
EDP<
Separatism, Christian dem.
38,6% 30 38,6% 22
Partido Socialista de Euskadi - Euskadiko Ezkerra (PSE-PSOE)<
Basque Socialist Party - Basque Left
PES<
Social dem.
30,7% 24 22,6% 18
Partido Popular (PP)<
People's Party
EPP<
Conserv., Christian dem.
14,1% 13 17,3% 15
Aralar (A)<
Aralar
-<
Separatism, Socialism
6,1% 4 2,3% 1
Eusko Alkartasuna (EA)<
Basque Solidarity
EFA<
Separatism, Social dem.
3,7% 2 (EAJ) 7
Ezker Batua Berdeak (EB-IU)<
United Left Greens
EL<
Socialism
3,5% 1 5,4% 3
Unión, Progreso y Democracia (UPD)<
Union, Progress and Democracy
-<
Social liberalism
2,1% 1 - -
Euskal Herrialdeetako Alderdi Komunista (EHAK)
Basque Countries Communist Party
(banned in 2008)
-<
Separatism, Communism
- - 12,5% 9
Others - 1,2% - 1,3% -
Total - - 75 - 75
Turnout - 65,9% 69,0%

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Source: Basque Government .< Archive: Elections 1980-2001.