Spain

Parliamentary 2008


Published

Elections to both chambers took place on 9 March 2008.

Congress of Deputies
Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party (Partido Socialista Obrero Español) 169
People’s Party (Partido Popular) 154
United Left (Izquierda Unida) 2
Convergence and Union (Convergència i Unió) 10
Democratic Convergence of Catalonia (Convergència Democràtica de Catalunya)
Democratic Union of Catalonia (Unió Democràtica de Catalunya)
Basque Nationalist Party (Partido Nacionalista Vasco/Euzko Alderdi Jeltzalea) 6
Union, Progress and Democracy (Unión, Progreso y Democracia) 1
Republican Left of Catalonia (Esquerra Republicana de Catalunya) 3
Galician Nationalist Bloc (Bloque Nacionalista Galego) 2
Union of the Galician People (Unión do Povo Galego)
Nationalist Left (Esquerda Nacionalista)
Galician Unity (Unidade Galega)
Socialist Collective (Colectivo Socialista)
Inzar
Galician Nationalist Party–Galeguista Party (Partido Nacionalista Galego–Partido Galeguista)
Canarian Coalition (Coalición Canaria) 2
Navarre Yes (Nafarroa Bai) 1
Basque Solidarity (Eusko Alkartasuna)
Aralar
Batzarre
Basque Nationalist Party (Partido Nacionalista Vasco/Euzko Alderdi Jeltzalea)
Total 350

Registered Voters: 33,875,268

Turnout: 75.3%

Votes: 25,514,671

Source: www.infoelectoral.mir.es

Senate

People’s Party (Partido Popular) 101
Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party (Partido Socialista Obrero Español) 88
Entesa Catalana de Progrés 12
Republican Left of Catalonia (Esquerra Republicana de Catalunya)
Socialists’ Party of Catalonia (Partit dels Socialistes de Catalunya)
Initiative for Catalonia Greens (Iniciativa per Catalunya Verds)
United and Alternative Left (Esquerra Unida i Alternativa)
Basque Nationalist Party (Partido Nacionalista Vasco/Euzko Alderdi Jeltzalea) 2
Convergence and Union (Convergència i Unió) 4
Democratic Convergence of Catalonia (Convergència Democràtica de Catalunya)
Democratic Union of Catalonia (Unió Democràtica de Catalunya)
Canarian Coalition (Coalición Canaria) 1
Members appointed by the regional legislatures 56
Total 264

Registered voters: 33,872,901
Turnout: 76.03%
Votes: 25,752,839

Source: www.senado.es/legis9/senadores

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