Czech Republic

Parliamentary 2010


First round elections to the Senate took place on 15-16 October and second round on 22-23 October 2010.

A third of Senate seats are up for election every two years.

Party Seats won Senate total
Czech Social Democratic Party (Česká strana sociálně demokratická, ČSSD) 12 41
Civic Democratic Party (Občanská demokratická strana, ODS) 8 25
TOP 09 – Mayors and Independents (Koalice “STAN” a TOP 09) 2 5
Christian and Democratic Union – Czechoslovak People’s Party
(Krestan.a demokrat.unie-Ceskosl.strana lidova) 2 5
North ( 2 2
Independents 1 1
Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia (Komunistická strana Čech a Moravy, KSČM) 0 2
Total 27 81

Turnout in the first round was 44.59% and in the second round it dropped to 24.64%.


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