2017 Tarperti federal election

2017 Tarperti federal election

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All 709 seats in the Federal Assembly
355 seats needed for a majority
Registered61,688,485 Decrease0.4%
Turnout46,976,341 (76.2%)
Increase4.7 pp
  First party Second party Third party
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Leader Maximillian Herzog Rafaela Tanner Benson Holmwood
Party SP CDSF GLU/ULV
Leader since 15 November 2016 19 March 2017 23 April 2016
Leader's seat Citrone Astra Terraum
Last election New 0 seats, 4.8% New
Seats won 246 153 94
Seat change Increase246 Increase153 Increase94
Popular vote 15,317,344 9,539,381 5,878,115
Percentage 32.9% 20.5% 12.6%
Swing Increase32.9% Increase15.7% Increase12.6%

  Fourth party Fifth party Sixth party
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Leader Raul Gomez Fiona Michel Severin Gillam
Party CPT NLP CNP
Leader since 1 May 2010 13 October 2012 18 January 2017
Leader's seat Bergfeld Whylsental Austerfluss
Last election 64 seats, 8.6% 0 seats, 4.7% 0 seats, 2.2%
Seats won 80 69 67
Seat change Increase16 Increase69 Increase67
Popular vote 4,999,449 4,297,270 4,158,400
Percentage 10.7% 9.2% 8.9%
Swing Increase2.1% Increase4.5% Increase6.7%

Chancellor before election

Maximillian Herzog
SU

Elected Chancellor

Maximillian Herzog
SP

Federal elections were held in Tarper on 24 September 2017 to elect the members of the 5th Bundestag. At stake were all 709 seats in the Federal Assembly.

The Socialist Party (SP), led by Chancellor Maximillian Herzog, won the highest percentage of the vote with 33%. The Christian Democrats (CDSF) achieved its best result since the start of the Federal Republic with 21% of the vote. The Green Liberation Union (GLU/ULV) became the third party in the Federal Assembly with 12.6% of the vote, whilst the Communists (CPT) won 10.7% of the vote becoming the fourth largest party, its worst result in the Federal Republic. It was the first time since 1990 that a liberal and conservative party gained seats in the Federal Assembly.

For the second consecutive occasion, the green and communist parties reached a coalition agreement with the ruling party to form a government. The new government took office on 14 March 2018.

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Parties and leaders

Results

2017 Tarperti Federal Assembly Diagram.svg
Party Total +/–
Votes % Seats
Socialist Party (SP) 15,317,344 32.9 246 +246
Christian Democratic & Social Federation (CDSF) 9,539,381 20.5 153 +153
Green Liberation Union (GLU/ULV) 5,878,115 12.6 94 +94
Communist Party (CPT) 4,999,449 10.7 80 +16
New Liberal Party (NLP) 4,297,270 9.2 69 +69
Conservative & Nationalist Party (CNP) 4,158,400 8.9 67 +67
Pirate Party 463,292 1.0 0 0
Tarperti Ecological Voters' Union 454,349 1.0 0 0
Libertarian Party 374,179 0.8 0 0
Tarperti Progressive Party 176,020 0.4 0 0
The BEST™ Party 173,476 0.4 0 0
Workers' Party 144,809 0.3 0 0
Party for Feminism 97,539 0.2 0 0
Tarperti Communist Party 64,073 0.1 0 0
Evangelical Christian Alliance 63,203 0.1 0 0
Conservative Party 60,914 0.1 0 0
Party for a Pogo Party Party 58,037 0.1 0 0
Party of Animals 41,251 0.1 0 0
Democratic Party 32,221 0.1 0 0
Tarperti Strawberry Front 29,785 0.1 0 0
The New Way 23,404 0.1 0 0
Party of Vastridge 11,685 0.0 0 0
Party of Family Values 11,661 0.0 0 0
Apostolian Citizens' Union 11,558 0.0 0 0
Republican Party 10,009 0.0 0 0
Party of the Right 7,282 0.0 0 0
Fatherland Front 6,693 0.0 0 0
The Whylsens 6,150 0.0 0 0
Not all Vegans 3,943 0.0 0 0
Invalid/blank votes 460,849
Total 46,976,341 100 709 +78
Registered voters/turnout 61,688,485 76.2
Popular Vote
SP
32.93%
CDSF
20.51%
GLU/ULV
12.64%
CPT
10.75%
NLP
9.24%
CNP
8.94%
Others
4.99%
Bundestag Seats
SP
34.70%
CDSF
21.58%
GLU/ULV
13.26%
CPT
11.28%
NLP
9.73%
CNP
9.45%


Government formation