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Legislative elections: Grand National Assembly of Turkey, 5-year term, 550 seats, 10% threshold, party-list PR:
           · President: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (AKP) · Prime Minister: Ahmet Davutoğlu (AKP) · Government: AKP

Party 2015 2011
Adalet ve Kalkinma Partisi (AKP)
Justice and Developement Party
Conservatism
Moderate Islamism 
 
2001
 
 
AECR
 
 

 
 
    49,8% 327
Cumhuriyet Halk Partisi (CHP)
Republican People's Party
Social democracy
Kemalism
 
1992
1923~
 
PES
SI 
  

 
 
    26,0% 135
Milliyetçi Hareket Partisi (MHP)
National Movement Party
Nationalism
Right-wing extremism
 
1993
1969~
 
 
 
 

 
 
    13,0% 53
Halkların Demokratik Partisi (BDP)
Peace and Democracy Party
Minority interests (KUR)
Democratic socialism
 
2008
  
 
PES
SI
 

 
 
     6,6%  35
Independents     -
Others     4,6% -
Total      - 550
Turnout   87,2%

 © 2015 Wolfram Nordsieck. Note: The BDP MPs in 2011 were elected as independents. Source: YSK (http://www.ysk.gov.tr).

Archive: Governments · Elections (1946-2011).