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Legislative elections: Eduskunta, 4-year term, 200 seats, party-list PR:
           · President: Sauli Niinistö (KOK) · State Minister: Alexander Stubb (KOK) · Government: KOK, SDP, VIHR, SFP, KD

Party 2011 2007
Kansallinen Kokoomus (KOK)
National Coalition Party
Liberal conservatism
 
 
1918
 
 
EPP
IDU 
 

 
 
20,4% 44 22,3% 50
Suomen Sosialidemokraattinen Puolue (SDP)
Finnish Social Democratic Party
Social democracy
 
 
1899
 
 
PES
SI 
  

 
 
19,1% 42 21,4% 45
Perussuomalaiset (PS)
True Finns
National conservatism
Social conservatism
Right-wing populism
1995
  
 
 
 
 

 
 
19,0% 39 4,1% 5
Suomen Keskusta (KESK)
Finnish Centre
Centrism
Agrarianism
  
1908
 
 
ALDE
LI 
 

 
 
15,8% 35 23,1% 51
Vasemmistoliitto (VAS)
Left Alliance
Democratic socialism
Eco-socialism 
 
1990
 
 
EL
 
 

 
 
8,1% 14 8,8% 17
Vihreä Liitto (VIHR)
Green Alliance
Green politics
 
 
1987
 
 
EGP
GG 
 

 
 
7,2% 10 8,5% 15
Svenska Folkepartiet i Finland (SFP)
Swedish People's Party in Finland
Minority interests (SWE)
Liberalism
 
1906
 
 
ALDE
 
 

 
 
4,3% 9 4,5% 9
Suomen Kristillisdemokraatit (KD)
Finnish Christian Democrats
Christian democracy
Social conservatism 
 
1958
 
 
EPP''
 
 

 
 
4,0% 6 4,9% 7
Representative from Åland 0,4% 1 0,5% 1
Others 1,7% - 1,9% -
Total - 200 - 200
Turnout 70,4% 67,9%

 © 2011 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Ministry of Justice (http://www.vaalit.fi).

Archive: Governments · Elections (1945-2007).