France

Parliamentary 2012


Published

The first round of elections to the National Assembly took place on 10 June 2012, with a second round on 17 June.

1st round 2nd round Total
Socialist Party (Parti socialiste) 22 258 280
Union for a Popular Movement (Union pour un mouvement populaire) 9 185 194
Miscellaneous Left (Divers gauche) 1 21 22
Europe-Ecology-The Greens (Europe-Ecologie-Les Verts, VEC) 1 16 17
Miscellaneous Right (Divers droite) 1 14 15
New Centre (Nouveau Centre, NCE) 1 11 12
Left Radical Party (Parti radical de gauche) 1 11 12
Left Front (Front de gauche, FG) 10 0 10
Radical Party (Parti radical, PRV)  0 6 6
Regionalists (Régionaliste)  0 2 2
Centrist Alliance (Alliance centriste, ALLI)  0 2 2
National Front (Front national)  0 2 2
Centre for France (Le Centre pour la France, CEN)  0 2 2
Far Right (Extrême droite, EXD)  0 1 1
Total 46  531 577

Registered voters: 46,082,104 (2nd round 43,234,000)
Votes: 26,369,126 (2nd round 23,957,594)
Turnout: 57.22% (2nd round 55.41%)

Source: www.interieur.gouv.fr

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