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2002 Parliamentary Elections

ate: 5 October 2002
Number of registered voters:
Turnout: 71.51%
Votes: Total Cast 997754; Valid 990249

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PARTY/GROUPING VOTES VOTES SEATS % SEATS
JL - New Era, Centrist (Jaunais laiks) 237452 23.98 26 26
PCTVL -For Human Rights in a United Latvia (Par cilvēka tiesībām vienotā Latvijā) 189088 19.09 25 25
TP - People's Party, conservative reformist (Tautas patrija) 165246 16.69 20 20
LPP - Latvia's First Party (Latvijas Pirma Partija) 94752 9.57 10 10
ZZS - Green and Farmers Union (Zalo un Zemnieku savieniba) 93759 9.47 12 12
TB/LNNK - Alliance Fatherland and Freedom-LNNK, national conservative (Apvieniba "Tevzemei un Brivibai") 53396 5.39 7 7
SLC - Union Latvia's Way, liberal (Savieniba "Latvijas celš") 48430 4.89 0 0
LSSP - Latvian Social-Democratic Workers' Party, social-democratic (Latvijas Socialdemokratu Stradnieku Partija) 39837 4.02 0 0
LG - Life of Latgale (Latgales Gaisma) 15948 1.61 0 0
Social-Democratic Union - (Socialdemokratu savieniba) 15162 1.53 0 0
Social-Democratic Welfare Party (Socialdemokratiska Labklajibas partija) 13234 1.34 0 0
"Politiskā apvienība "Centrs"" 5819 0.59 0 0
Krievu partija 4724 0.48 0 0
Latviešu partija 3919 0.4 0 0
Latvijas Atdzimšanas partija 2558 0.26 0 0
"Brīvības partija" 2075 0.21 0 0
Māras zeme 1446 0.15 0 0
Partija "Mūsu zeme" 1349 0.14 0 0
"Progresīvā CENTRISKĀ partija" 1229 0.12 0 0
"Latvijas Apvienotā Republikāņu partija" 826 0.08 0 0
TOTAL 990249 100 100 100

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Project on Political Transformation and the Electoral Process in Post-Communist Europe
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Last updated December 12, 2002
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