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 HUNGARY

Legislative elections: National Assembly, 4-year term, 5% threshold, mixed member proportional representation system (176 FPTP/TRS + 210 PR)
           ¬∑ President: L√°szl√≥ S√≥lyom ¬∑ Prime Minister: Gordon Bajnai ¬∑ Government: MSZP, SZDSZ

Party Ideology, Affiliation, Founding 2010 Seats 2006 Seats
Fidesz - Magyar Polgári Szövetség (FIDESZ) <
Fidesz - Hungarian Civic Union
Conservatism; Christian democracy, National conservatism EPP, CDI, IDU
1988
52,7% 227 42,0% 141
Kereszténydemokrata Néppárt (KDNP) <
Christian Democratic People's Party
Christian democracy; Social conservatism EPP
1989
(hist. 1943)
36 23
Magyar Szocialista P√°rt (MSZP) <
Hungarian Socialist Party
Social democracy; Third Way
 
PES, SI
1989
19,3% 59 43,2% 190
Jobbik Magyarországért Mozgalom (JOBBIK) <
Movement for a Better Hungary
(2006: MIEP-JOBBIK)
Far right; Nationalism
 
AENM
2003
16,7% 47 2,2% -
Lehet M√°s a Politika (LMP) <
Politics Can Be Different
Green politics
 
EGPo, GGo
2009
7,5% 16 - -
Magyar Demokrata Fórum (MDF) <
Hungarian Democratic Forum
Conservatism; Christian democracy, Economic liberalism  AECR, CDI
1987
2,7% - 5,0% 11
Szabad Demokrat√°k Szövets√©ge (SZDSZ) <
Union of Free Democrats
(affiliated to MDF in 2010)
Liberalism
 
ELDR, LI
1988
- - 6,5% 20
Independents - -  - 1 - 1
Others - -  1,1% 1,1% -
Total - -  - 386 - 386
Turnout - - 64,4% 67,8%

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© 2006-2012 zentele.de. Source: National Election Office (http://www.valasztas.hu). Archive: Elections 1945-2002.