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 ROMANIA

Legislative elections: Chamber of Deputies, 4-year term, 5% threshold (combined lists 8-10%), mixed member proportional representation system (2008)
           · President: Traian Băsescu (PDL) · Prime Minister: Emil Boc (PDL) · Government: PDL, UDMR

Party Ideology, Affiliation, Founding 2008 Seats 2004 Seats
Partidul Social-Democrat (PSD) <
Social Democratic Party
Social democracy
 
PES, SI
2001
(hist. 1893)
33,1% 110 36,8% 113
Partidul Conservator (PC) <
Conservative Party
(2004: PUR)
Conservatism
 
-
1991
4 19
Partidul Democrat Liberal (PDL) <
Democratic Liberal Party
(2004: PD)
Liberal conservatism; Christian democracy EPP
1993
 32,4% 115 31,5% 48
Partidul Naţional Liberal (PNL) <
National Liberal Party
Liberalism
 
ELDR, LI
1990
(hist. 1875)
18,6% 65 64
Uniunea Democrată Maghiară din România (UDMR) <
Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania
Hungarian minority politics; Liberal conservatism EPP, CDIo
1989
6,2% 22 6,2% 22
Partidul România Mare (PRM) <
Great Romania Party
Nationalism; Far-right politics
 
-
1991
3,2% - 13,0% 48
Minorities - - 3,6% 18 2,9% 18
Others - - 2,9% - 9,6% -
Total - - - 334 - 332
Turnout - -  39,2% 58,5%

 © 2008
2006-2012 zentele.de. Source: Central Electoral Bureau (http://www.becparlamentare2008.ro). Archive: Elections 1990-2000.