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Legislative elections: Grand National Assembly of Turkey, 4-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
 
 

 
 
40,9% 258 49,8% 327
Cumhuriyet Halk Partisi (CHP)
Republican People's Party
Social democracy
Kemalism
 
1992
1923
 
PES
  
  

 
 
25,0% 132 26,0% 135
Milliyetçi Hareket Partisi (MHP)
National Movement Party
Nationalism
Far-right politics
 
1993
1969
 
 
 
 

 
 
16,3% 80 13,0% 53
Halkların Demokratik Partisi (HDP)
Peoples' Democratic Party
(2001: BDP)
Democratic socialism
Minority interests (KUR)
 
2012
  
 
  
  
 

 
 
13,1% 80  6,6%  29
Independents - - 6
Others 4,8% - 4,6% -
Total - 550  - 550
Turnout 86,6% 87,2%

 © 2015 Wolfram Nordsieck. Note: The BDP MPs in 2011 were elected as independents. Source: Anadolu (http://secim.aa.com.tr).

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