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 DENMARK

Legislative elections: Folketing, 4-year-term, 179 seats, 2% threshold, party-list PR:
           · Queen: Margrethe II. · State Minister: Helle Thorning-Schmidt (S) · Government: S, RV

Party 2011 2007
Venstre – Danmarks Liberale Parti (V)
Left – Denmark's Liberal Party
Conservative liberalism
Agrarianism
 
1910
 
 
ALDE
LI 
 

 
 
26,7% 47 26,2% 46
Socialdemokratiet (S)
Social Democracy
Social democracy
Third Way 
 
1871
 
 
PES
SI 
  

 
 
24,9% 44 25,5% 45
ansk Folkeparti (DF)
Danish People's Party
National conservatism
Social conservatism
Right-wing populism
 
1995
  
 
 
 
 

 
 
12,3% 22 13,9% 25
Det Radikale Venstre (RV)
Radical Left
Social liberalism
 
 
1905
 
 
ALDE
LI 
 

 
 
9,5% 17 5,1% 9
Socialistisk Folkeparti (SF)
Socialist People's Party
Green politics
Democratic socialism
 
1959
 
 
EGP
GG
 

 
 
9,2% 16 13,0% 23
Enhedslisten – De Rød-Grønne (EL)
Unity List – The Red-Greens
Socialism
Eco-socialism
Euroscepticism
1989
 
 
EL
 
 

 
 
6,7% 12 2,2% 4
Liberal Alliance (LA)
Liberal Alliance
Liberalism
 
 
2007
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
5,0% 9 2,8% 5
Det Konservative Folkeparti (KF)
Conservative People's Party
Liberal conservatism
 
 
1915
 
 
EPP
IDU 
 

 
 
4,9% 8 10,4% 18
Representatives from Faroe and Greenland - 4 - 4
Others  0,9% - 0,9% -
Total  - 179 - 179
Turnout  87,7% 86,5%

 © 2011 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Danmarks Statistik (http://www.dst.dk).

Archive: Governments · Elections I · Elections II (1945-2007).