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Legislative elections: Landtag (Berlin: Abgeordnetenhaus; Bremen, Hamburg: Bürgerschaft), 5-year term (Bremen, Hamburg: 4-year term), 5% threshold (two separate districts in Bremen/Bremerhaven), MMP (party-list PR: Saarland; party-list PR with open lists: Bremen, Hamburg): 

State
Date|Seats|Turnout
Minister-President
Government
Archive
 
Baden-Württemberg
2016|143|70,4%
27,0%
(42)
12,7%
(19)
30,3%
(47)
2,9%
(-)
15,1%
(23)
8,3%
(12)
0,4%
(-)
- 3,3%
(-)
Winfried Kretschmann (GRÜNE)
GRÜNE, CDU
[1946- 2011]
Bavaria
2013|180|63,9%
47,7%
(101)
20,6%
(42)
8,6%
(18)
2,1%
(-)
- 3,3%
(-)
2,0%
(-)
9,0%
(19)
6,7%
(-)
Horst Seehofer (CSU)
CSU
[1946- 2008]
Berlin
2016|160|66,9%
17,6%
(31)
21,6%
(38)
15,2%
(27)
15,6%
(27)
14,2%
(25)
6,7%
(12)
1,7%
(-)
- 7,4%
(-)
Governing Mayor Michael Müller (SPD)
SPD, CDU
[1946- 2011]
Brandenburg
2014|88|47,9%
23,0%
(21)
31,9%
(30)
6,2%
(6)
18,6%
(17)
12,2%
(11)
1,5%
(-)
1,5%
(-)
2,7%
(3)
2,6%
(-)
Dietmar Woidke (SPD)
SPD, LINKE
[1946- 2009]
Bremen
2015|83|50,1%
22,4%
(20)
32,8%
(29)
15,1%
(14)
9,5%
(8)
5,5%
(5)
6,6%
(6)
1,5%
(-)
3,2%
(1)
3,4%
(-)
Mayor Carsten Sieling (SPD)
SPD, GRÜNE
[1946- 2011]
Hamburg
2015|121|56,6%
15,9%
(20)
45,6%
(58)
12,3%
(15)
8,5%
(11)
6,1%
(8)
7,4%
(9)
1,5%
(-)
- 2,7%
(-)
First Mayor Olaf Scholz (SPD)
SPD, GRÜNE
[1946- 2011]
Hesse
2013|110|73,2%
38,3%
(47)
30,7%
(37)
11,1%
(14)
5,2%
(6)
4,1%
(-)
5,0%
(6)
1,9%
(-)
- 3,7%
(-)
Volker Bouffier (CDU)
CDU, GRÜNE
[1946- 2009]
Lower Saxony
2013|137|59,4%
36,0%
(54)
32,6%
(49)
13,7%
(20)
3,1%
(-)
- 9,9%
(14)
2,1%
(-)
- 2,6%
(-)
Stephan Weil (SPD)
SPD, GRÜNE
[1947- 2008]
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern  
2016|71|61,9%
19,0%
(16)
30,6%
(26)
4,8%
(-)
13,2%
(11)
20,8%
(18)
3,0%
(-)
0,5%
(-)
- 8,1%
(-)
Erwin Sellering (SPD)
SPD, CDU
[1946- 2011]
North Rhine-Westphalia
2012|237|59,6%
26,3%
(67)
39,1%
(99)
11,3%
(29)
2,5%
(-)
- 8,6%
(22)
7,8%
(20)
- 4,3%
(-)
Hannelore Kraft (SPD)
SPD, GRÜNE
[1947- 2010]
Rhineland-Palatinate
2016|101|70,4%
31,8%
(35)
36,2%
(39)
5,3%
(6)
2,8%
(-)
12,6%
(14)
6,2%
(7)
0,8%
(-)
- 4,3%
(-)
Malu Dreyer (SPD)
SPD, FDP, GRÜNE
[1947- 2011]
Saarland
2012|51|61,6%
35,2%
(19)
30,6%
(17)
5,0%
(2)
16,1%
(9)
- 1,2%
(-)
7,4%
(4)
- 4,5%
(-)
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (CDU)
CDU, SPD
[1947- 2009]
Saxony
2014|126|49,1%
39,4%
(59)
12,4%
(18)
5,7%
(8)
18,9%
(27)
9,7%
(14)
3,8%
(-)
1,1%
(-)
- 8,9%
(-)
Stanislaw Tillich (CDU)
CDU, SPD
[1946- 2009]
Saxony-Anhalt
2016|87|61,1%
29,8%
(30)
10,6%
(11)
5,2%
(5)
16,3%
(16)
24,3%
(25)
4,9%
(-)
- - 8,9%
(-)
Reiner Haseloff (CDU)
CDU, SPD, GRÜNE
[1946- 2011]
Schleswig-Holstein
2012|69|60,2%
30,8%
(22)
30,4%
(22)
13,2%
(10)
2,3%
(-)
- 8,2%
(6)
8,2%
(6)
4,6%
(3)
2,3%
(-)
Torsten Albig (SPD)
SPD, GRÜNE, SSW
[1947- 2009]
Thuringia
2014|91|52,7%
33,5%
(34)
12,4%
(12)
5,7%
(6)
28,2%
(28)
10,6%
(11)
2,5%
(-)
1,0%
(-)
- 6,1%
(-)
Bodo Ramelow (LINKE)
LINKE, SPD, GRÜNE
[1946- 2009]
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Abbreviations: (a) CDU: Christian Democratic Union of Germany (Bavaria: Christian Social Union in Bavaria, CSU); (b) SPD: Social Democratic Party of Germany;  (c) GRÜNE: Alliance 90/The Greens;  (d) LINKE: The Left; (e) AfD: Alternative for Germany; (f)
FDP: Free Democratic Party; (g) PIRATEN: Pirate Party Germany; (h) Bavaria: Free Voters, FW; Brandenburg: Brandenburg United Citizens' Movement/Free Voters, BVB/FW; Bremen: Citizens in Rage, BIW; Schleswig-Holstein: South Schleswig Voters' Association, SSW. Sources: Landeswahlleiter (www.bundeswahlleiter.de/de/landtagswahlen). © 2016 Wolfram Nordsieck.