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Legislative elections: Assembly, 4-year term, party-list proportional representation system
           · President: Branko Crvenkovski (SDSM) · Prime Minister: Nikola Gruevski (VMRO-DPMNE) · Government: VMRO-DPMNE, BDI

Party Ideology, Affiliation, Founding 2008 Seats 2006 Seats
Demokratska Partija za Makedonsko Nacionalno Edinstvo (VMRO-DPMNE) <
Democratic Party for Macedonian National Unity
Conservatism; Christian democracy  EPPo, IDUo
1990
(hist. 1893)
48,8% 63 32,5% 45
Socijaldemokratski Sojuz na Makedonija (SDSM) <
Social Democratic Union of Macedonia
Social democracy
 
PESa, SI
1943
23,6% 27 23,3% 32
Bashkimi Demokratik për Integrim (BDI) <
Democratic Union for Integration
(2006: BDI-PPD)
Albanian minority politics
 
-
2001
12,8% 18 12,1% 17
Partia Demokratike Shqiptare (PDSH) <
Democratic Party of the Albanians
Albanian minority politics; Conservatism -
1997
8,3% 11 7,5% 11
Partija za Evropska Idnina (PEI) <
Party for European Future
Agrarianism
  
-
2005
1,5% 1 1,2% 1
Narodna Partija (VMRO-NP) <
People's Party
National conservatism;
Christian democracy
-
2004
- - 6,1% 6
Nova Socijaldemokratska Partija (NSDP) <
New Social Democratic Party
(affiliated to SDSM list in 2008)
Social democracy
  
-
2005
- - 6,0% 7
Demokraticka Obnova na Makedonija (DOM) <
Democratic Renewal of Macedonia
(affiliated to VMRO-DPMNE list  in 2008)
Liberalism
  
-
2005
- - 1,9% 1
Others - - 5,0% - 9,4% -
Total - - - 120 - 120
Turnout - - 57,1% 56,5%

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2006-2012 zentele.de. VMRO-DPMNE & SDSM campaigned in alliance with minor parties. Source: SEC (http://www.sec.mk). Archive: Elections 1990-2006.