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Legislative elections: Chamber of Deputies, 4-year term, 412 seats (2008: 334), 5% threshold (combined lists 8-10%), MMP:
           · President: Traian Băsescu (PDL) · Prime Minister: Victor Ponta (PSD) · Government: PSD, PC, UNPR

Party 2012 2008
Partidul Social-Democrat (PSD)
Social Democratic Party
Social democracy
 
 
2001
1910''
 
PES
SI 
PA 
58,6% 150 33,1% 110
Partidul Naţional Liberal (PNL)
National Liberal Party
Liberalism
 
 
1990
1875''
 
ALDE
LI 
 
100 18,6% 65
Partidul Conservator (PC)
Conservative Party
Conservatism
  
 
1991
 
 
  13 PSD 4
Uniunea Naţională pentru Progresul României (UNPR)
National Union for the Progress of Romania
(merged into PSD)
Social democracy
 
 
2010
 
 
  10 - -
Partidul Democrat Liberal (PDL)
Democratic Liberal Party
Christian democracy
Liberal conservatism
 
1993
 
 
EPP
CDI 
 
16,5% 52  32,4% 115
Forţa Civică (FC)
Civic Force
Christian democracy
 
  
2004
 
 
  3  - -
Partidul Naţional Ţărănesc Creştin Democrat (PNTCD)
Christian-Democratic National Peasants' Party
Christian democracy
Agrarianism
 
1989
1926''
 
EPP
CDI 
 
1  - -
Partidul Poporului – Dan Diaconescu (PP-DD)
People's Party – Dan Diaconescu
-
 
 
2011
 
 
  14,0% 47 - -
Uniunea Democrată Maghiară din România (UDMR)
Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania
Hungarian minority interests
  
 
1989
 
 
EPP
CDI'' 
 
5,1% 18 6,2% 22
Minorities - 18 - 18
Others 5,8% - 9,7% -
Total - 412 - 334
Turnout 41,8%  39,2%

 © 2012 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Central Electoral Bureau (http://www.becparlamentare2012.ro).

Archive: Governments · Elections (1946-2008).