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 ICELAND

Legislative elections: Althing, 4-year term, 5% threshold (supplementary seats), party-list proportional representation system + supplementary seats (54/9)
           ¬∑ President: √ďlafur Ragnar Gr√≠mssson (S) ¬∑ State Minister: J√≥hanna Sigur√įard√≥ttir (S) ¬∑ Government: S, VG

Party Ideology, Affiliation, Founding 2009 Seats 2007 Seats
Samfylkingin (S) <
Alliance
Social democracy
 
PESa, SI
2000
29,8% 20 26,8% 18
Sj√°lfst√¶√įisflokkurinn (SSF) <
Independence Party
Liberal conservatism; Euroscepticism IDU
1929
23,7% 16 36,6% 25
Vinstrihreyfingin - Gr√¶nt frambo√į (VG) <
Left-Green Movement
Democratic socialism; Feminism, Eco-socialism, Euroscepticism NGLA
1999
21,7% 14 14,3% 9
Framsóknarflokkurinn (FSF) <
Progressive Party
Centrism; Agrarianism, Social liberalism  LI
1916
14,8% 9 11,7% 7
Borgarahreyfingin (BF) <
Citizens' Movement
Centrism; Direct democracy, Anti-corruption politics -
2008
7,2% 4 - -
Frj√°slyndi Flokkurinn (FF) <
Liberal Party
Conservative liberalism; Agrarianism, Euroscepticism -
1998
2,2% - 7,3% 4
Others - - 0,6% - 3,3% -
Total - - - 63 - 63
Turnout  85,1% 83,6%

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© 2006-2012 zentele.de. Source: MBL (http://www.mbl.is). Archive: Elections 1946-2003.