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Federal President: Heinz Fischer (SPÖ) · Federal Chancellor: Werner Faymann (SPÖ) · Governing parties: SPÖ, ÖVP
           · Legislative elections: National Council, 5-year term, 183 seats, 4% threshold, party-list PR:

Party 2013 2008
Sozialdemokratische Partei Österreichs (SPÖ)
Social Democratic Party of Austria
Social democracy 
 
PES
 
 
 
26,8% 52 29,3% 57
Österreichische Volkspartei (ÖVP)
Austrian People's Party
Christian democracy
Conservatism
EPP
 
 
 
24,0% 47 26,0% 51
Freiheitliche Partei Österreichs (FPÖ)
Freedom Party of Austria
Right-wing populism
National conservatism
MENF
 
 
 
20,5% 40 17,5% 34
Die Grünen - Die Grüne Alternative (GRÜNE)
The Greens - The Green Alternative
Green politics 
 
EGP
 
 
 
12,4% 24 10,4% 20
Team Frank Stronach (FRANK)
Team Frank Stronach
Euroscepticism
Economic liberalism
   
 
5,7% 11 - -
Das Neue Österreich und Liberales Forum (NEOS)
The New Austria and Liberal Forum
[2008: LIF]
Liberalism 
 
ALDE
 
 
 
5,0% 9 2,1% -
Bündnis Zukunft Österreich (BZÖ)
Alliance Future Austria
Right-wing populism
Conservative liberalism
   
 
3,5% - 10,7% 21
Others 2,1% - 4,0% -
Total - 183 - 183
Turnout 74,9% 78,8%

 © 2013 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Bundesministerium für Inneres (http://www.bmi.gv.at).

Archive: Governments · Elections (1945-2008).