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 WALES / UK

Legislative elections: Welsh Assembly, 4-year term, party-list proportional representation + single-member majority system (20/40)
           · First Minister: Rhodri Morgan (LAB)  · Government: LAB, PC

Party Ideology, Affiliation, Founding 2007 Seats 2003 Seats
Wales Labour Party (LAB) <
 
Social democracy; Third Way
 
PES, SI
1906
29,6% 26 36,6% 30
Welsh Conservative and Unionist Party (CON) <
 
Conservatism; Economic liberalism, Euroscepticism AECR, IDU
1832
21,4% 12 19,2% 11
Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales (PC) <
 
Separatism; Welsh nationalism, Social democracy  EFA
1936
21,0% 15 19,7% 12
Welsh Liberal Democrats (LD) <
 
Liberalism; Social liberalism
 
ELDR, LI
1988
11,7% 6 12,7% 6
Independents - - - 1 - 1
Others - - 16,3% - 11,8% -
Total - - - 60 - 60
Turnout - - 43,7% 38,2%

 © 2007
2006-2012 zentele.de. Source: BBC (http://news.bbc.co.uk). Archive: Elections 1999-2003.