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1999 Parliamentary elections

Date: 19 December 1999
Number of registered voters: 108,073,956
Turnout: 61.68% (66,667,682)
Votes: Total Cast: 66,667,682; Valid: 65,370.690

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PARTY/GROUPING LIST  VOTES % LIST  VOTES SINGLE-MEMBER VOTES % SINGLE MEMBER  VOTES LIST SEATS % LIST SEATS SINGLE-MEMBER SEATS % SINGLE-MEMBER SEATS˛ TOTAL SEATS % TOTAL SEATS
KPRF - Communist Party of the Russian Federation (Kommunisticheskaya partiya Rossiiskoi Federatsii) 16196024 24.29 8893547 13.73 67 29.77 46 21.3 113 25.85
Inter-Regional Movement Unity ["Medved"] (Mezhregional'noe dvizhenie 'Edinstvo' ['Medved'] 15549182 23.32 1408801 2.17 64 28.44 9 4.17 73 16.55
OVR - Fatherland-All Russia (Otechestvo - vsya Rossiya) 8886753 13.33 5680339 8.77 37 16.44 31 14.35 68 14.97
SPS Union of Right Forces (Soyuz pravykh sil) 5677247 8.52 2027334 3.13 24 10.66 5 2.31 29 6.58
Bloc of Zhirinovsky (Blok Zhirinovskovo) 3990038 5.98 882212 1.36 17 7.55 0 0 17 3.85
Alliance "Yabloko" (Obedinenie 'Yabloko') 3955611 5.93 3254652 5.02 16 7.11 4 1.85 20 4.54
NDR- Our Home is Russia (VOPS Nash dom-Rossiya) 790983 1.19 1704608 2.63 0 0 7 3.24 7 1.59
All-Russian Political Movement in Support of the Army (Obshcherossiiskoe politicheskoe dvizhenie 'V podderzhku armii') 384404 0.58 475682 0.73 0 0 2 0.93 2 0.45
ROS - Russian All People’s Union (Rossiiskii obshchenarodnyi soyuz) 245266 0.37 700976 1.08 0 0 2 0.93 2 0.45
Pensioners Party (Partiya pensionerov) 1298971 1.95 460651 0.71 0 0 1 0.46 1 0.23
Congress of Russian Communities (KRO) and Movement of Yuri Boldyrev (Kongress Russkikh obshchin i dvizhenie Yuriya Boldyreva) 405298 0.61 461069 0.71 0 0 1 0.46 1 0.23
Bloc of general Andreii Nikolayev & Academician Svyatoslav Fyodorov (Blok generala Andreya Nikolaeva, akademika Svyatoslava Fyodorova) 371938 0.56 683624 1.06 0 0 1 0.46 1 0.23
DN - All-Russian Socio-Political Movement "Spiritual Heritage" (Vserossiiskoe obshchestvenno-politicheskoe dvizhenie 'Dukhovnoe nasledie) 67417 0.1 618300 0.95 0 0 1 0.46 1 0.23
RSP - Russian Socialist Party (Russkaya sotsialisticheskaya partiya) 156709 0.24 664777 1.03 0 0 1 0.46 1 0.23
Communists and Workers of Russia - for the Soviet Union (Kommunisty, Trudovaya Rossiya - Za Sovetskii Soyuz) 1481890 2.22 306222 0.47 0 0 0 0 0 0
Women of Russia (Zhenshchiny Rossii) 1359042 2.04 337392 0.52 0 0 0 0 0 0
Russian Party for Protection of Women (Rossiiskaya partiya zashchity zhenshchin) 536022 0.8 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stalinist Bloc for USSR (Stalinskii blok - za SSSR) 404274 0.61 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bloc "For Civil Dignity" (Za grazhdanskoe dostoinstvo) 402754 0.6 147611 0.23 0 0 0 0 0 0
Peace, Labour, May (Mir. Trud. Mai) 383332 0.57 124509 0.19 0 0 0 0 0 0
Party of Peace and Unity (Partiya Mira i Edinstva) 247041 0.37 1846 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
?RD - Russian Cause (Russkoe Delo) ? Movement of Patriotic Forces - The Cause for Russia 111802 0.17 92765 0.14 0 0 0 0 0 0
Conservative Movement of Russia (Konservativnoe dvizhenie Rossii) 87658 0.13 0 0 0 0 0 0
All-Russian People's Party (Vserossiiskaya politicheskaya partiya naroda) 69695 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SPR - Socialist Party of Russia (Sotsialisticheskaya partiya Rossii) 61689 0.09 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social-Democrats (Sotsial-demokraty) 50948 0.08 18618 0.03 0 0 0 0 0 0
Russian Ecological Party "Kedr" 114941 0.18
Stalinist Bloc for the USSR 64346 0.1
Socialist Party of Russia 30085 0.05
Russian Patriotic Popular Movement 10481 0.02
Russian Party 7918 0.01
Russian Conservative Party of Entrepreneurs 2647 0
Against All 2198702 3.32 7620261 11.76
Independent Candidates (1143) 27994798 43.21 105 48.61 105 23.81
TOTAL 65370690 100 64791012 100 225 100 216 100 441 100

NOTES: In eight constituencies "against all candidates" received the most votes and no elections were held in Constituency No. 31 (Chechnya).
New single member elections were held in these nine constituencies.
The following parties were removed from ballot before election:
- Kedr (Ecological Movement) - Panfilov, Petrov, Okhlobystin
- Spas (Saviour) Movement - Barkashov, Davidenko, Belik
- Russian Conservative Party of Entrepeneurs
- Liberal Democratic Party of Russia (LDPR) - Vladimir Zhirinovsky's original party
- RCPE and LDPR were ordered onto the ballot by Supreme Court, and later removed by Central Election Commission
˛ The % seats are calculated from the number of seats filled (224) and not the total of 225 seats in single-member constituencies.

SOURCES: Central Election Commission http://www.fci.ru

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