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Legislative elections: Landtag, 5-year term (Upper Austria: 6-year term), 5% threshold (Upper Austria, Lower Austria: 4%; no threshold in Styria), party-list PR: 

State
Date|Seats|Turnout
Landeshauptmann
Government
Archive
 
Burgenland
2015|36|76,0%
41,9%
(15)
29,1%
(11)
15,0%
(6)
6,4%
(2)
- 2,3%
(-)
- - - - 4,8%
(2)
0,4%
(-)
Hans Niessl (SPÖ)
SPÖ, FPÖ
[1945- 2010]
Carinthia
2013|36|75,2%
37,1%
(14)
14,4%
(5)
16,9%
(6)
12,1%
(5)
11,2%
(4)
- 6,4%
(2)
- - - - 1,9%
(-)
Peter Kaiser (SPÖ)
SPÖ*, ÖVP*, GRÜNE*, FPK, TS
[1945- 2009]
Lower Austria
2013|56|70,8%
21,6%
(13)
50,8%
(30)
8,2%
(4)
8,0%
(4)
9,8%
(5)
- - 0,8%
(-)
- - - 0,7%
(-)
Erwin Pröll (ÖVP)
ÖVP*, SPÖ*, TS
[1945- 2008]
Salzburg
2013|36|70,8%
23,8%
(9)
29,0%
(11)
17,0%
(6)
20,2%
(7)
8,3%
(3)
- - 0,3%
(-)
- - - 1,4%
(-)
Wilfried Haslauer (ÖVP)
ÖVP, GRÜNE, TS
[1945- 2009]
Styria
2015|48|67,9%
29,3%
(15)
28,5%
(14)
26,8%
(14)
6,7%
(3)
1,7%
(-)
2,6%
(-)
- 4,2%
(2)
- - - 0,2%
(-)
Hermann Schützenhöfer (ÖVP)
ÖVP, SPÖ
[1945- 2010]
Tyrol
2013|36|60,4%
13,7%
(5)
39,4%
(16)
9,3%
(4)
12,6%
(5)
3,4%
(-)
- - 0,5%
(-)
9,5%
(4)
5,6%
(2)
- 6,0%
(-)
Günther Platter (ÖVP)
ÖVP, GRÜNE
[1945- 2008]
Upper Austria
2015|56|81,6%
18,4%
(11)
36,4%
(21)
30,4%
(18)
10,3%
(6)
- 3,5%
(-)
- 0,8%
(-)
- - - 0,4%
(-)
Josef Pühringer (ÖVP)
ÖVP*, GRÜNE*, SPÖ, FPÖ
[1945- 2009]
Vienna
2015|100|74,8% 
39,6%
(44)
9,2%
(7)
30,8%
(34)
11,8%
(10)
- 6,2%
(5)
- 1,1%
(-)
- - - 1,3%
(-)
Mayor/LH Michael Häupl (SPÖ)
SPÖ*, GRÜNE*, FPÖ, ÖVP
[1945- 2010]
Vorarlberg
2014|36|63,8%
8,8%
(3)
41,8%
(16)
23,5%
(9)
17,1%
(6)
- 6,9%
(2)
- - - - - 2,0%
(-)
Markus Wallner (ÖVP)
ÖVP, GRÜNE
[1945- 2009]
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Note: Coalition governments within the proporz system (*). Under the proporz system, the posts of ministers are filled by party members in proportion to the votes won by their parties in the elections. Abbreviations: (a) SPÖ: Social Democratic Party of Austria; (b) ÖVP: Austrian People's Party; (c) FPÖ: Freedom Party of Austria (Carinthia: The Freedomites in Carinthia, FPK); (d) GRÜNE: The Greens-The Green Alternative; (e) TS/FRANK: Team Stronach; (f) NEOS: The New Austria and Liberal Forum (Vienna: Liberal Forum, LIF); (g) BZÖ: Alliance Future Austria; (h)
KPÖ: Communist Party of Austria (Vienna: ANDAS); (i) VWT: Forward Tyrol; (j) FRITZ: List Fritz Dinkhauser-Civic Forum Tyrol; (k) LBL: List Burgenland. Sources: Landeswahlbehörden (http://www.bmi.gv.at/cms/bmi_wahlen). © 2015 Wolfram Nordsieck.