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Legislative elections: Folketing, 4-year-term, 179 seats, 2% threshold, party-list PR:
           · Queen: Margrethe II. · State Minister: Lars Løkke Rasmussen (V) · Government: V

Party 2015 2011
Socialdemokratiet (SD)
Social Democracy
Social democracy
  
 
1871
 
 
PES
 
  

 
 
26,3% 47 24,9% 44
Dansk Folkeparti (DF)
Danish People's Party
National conservatism
Social conservatism
Right-wing populism
 
1995
  
 
 
 
 

 
 
21,1% 37 12,3% 22
Venstre – Danmarks Liberale Parti (V)
Left – Denmark's Liberal Party
Conservative liberalism
Agrarianism
 
1910
 
 
ALDE
  
 

 
 
19,5% 34 26,7% 47
Enhedslisten – De Rød-Grønne (EL)
Unity List – The Red-Greens
Socialism
Eco-socialism
Euroscepticism
1989
 
 
EL
 
 

 
 
7,8% 14 6,7% 12
Liberal Alliance (LA)
Liberal Alliance
Liberalism
 
 
2007
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
7,5% 13 5,0% 9
Alternativet (A)
Alternative
Green politics
  
 
2013
 
 
  
 
 

 
 
4,8% 9 - -
Det Radikale Venstre (RV)
Radical Left
Social liberalism
 
 
1905
 
 
ALDE
 
 

 
 
4,6% 8 9,5% 17
Socialistisk Folkeparti (SF)
Socialist People's Party
Green politics
Democratic socialism
 
1959
 
 
EGP
 
 

 
 
4,2% 7 9,2% 16
Det Konservative Folkeparti (KF)
Conservative People's Party
Conservatism
Liberal conservatism
 
1915
 
 
EPP
  
 

 
 
3,4% 6 4,9% 8
Representatives from Faroe and Greenland - 4 - 4
Others 0,9% -  0,9% -
Total - 179  - 179
Turnout 85,8%  87,7%

 © 2015 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Danmarks Statistik (http://www.dst.dk).

Archive: Governments · Elections I · Elections II (1945-2011).