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President: Bujar Nishani (PD) · Prime Minister: Edi Rama (PS) · Governing parties: PS
Legislative elections: Assembly of Albania, 4-year term, 140 seats, 3% threshold (constituency-level), party-list PR:

Party

2017 2013
Partia Socialiste e Shqipėrisė (PS)
Socialist Party of Albania
Social democracy
  
48,3% 74 41,4% 65
Partia Demokratike e Shqipėrisė (PD)
Democratic Party of Albania
Conservatism
   
28,9% 43 30,6% 50
Lėvizja Socialiste pėr Integrim (LSI)
Socialist Movement for Integration
Social democracy
  
14,3% 19 10,5% 16
Partia pėr Drejtėsi, Integrim dhe Unitet (PDIU)
Party for Justice, Integration and Unity
Minority interests (Cham) 
 
4,8% 3 2,6% 4
Partia Socialdemokrate e Shqipėrisė (PSD)
Social Democratic Party of Albania
Social democracy
  
1,0% 1 0,6% -
Partia Republikane Shqiptare (PR)
Albanian Republican Party
National conservatism
  
0,2% - 3,0% 3
Partia Kristian Demokrate (PKD)
Christian Democratic Party
Conservatism
   
0,2% - 0,5% 1
Partia Bashkimi pėr tė Drejtat e Njeriut (PBDNJ)
Unity for Human Rights Party
Minority interests (GR)
   
- - 0,9% 1
Others 2,3% -  9,9% -
Total - 140 - 140
Turnout 46,8% 53,5%

 © 2017 Wolfram Nordsieck. Pre-election coalitions:      . Source: Komisioni Qendror i Zgjedhjeve (http://www.cec.org.al).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1996-2013 ( For full coverage, 1990-present, click here):

1996 1997 2001 2005 2009 2013
PS % 20,4 52,7 41,5 8,9 40,9 41,4
  S. 10 101 73 42 65 65
PD (BF) % 55,5 25,8 36,8 7,7 40,2 30,6
  S. 122 25 46 56 68 50
LSI % - - - 8,4 4,9 10,5
  S. - - - 5 4 16
PR % 5,7 2,4 BF 20,0 2,1 3,0
  S. 3 1 ... 11 1 3
PDIU (PDI) % - - - 1,2 1,0 2,6
   S. - - - - 1 4
PBDNJ % 4,0 2,8 2,6 4,1 1,2 0,9
  S. 3 4 3 2 1 1
PDS % - - - 4,3 0,7 0,7
  S. - - - 2 - -
PSD % 1,5 2,5 3,7 12,7 1,8 0,6
  S. - 10 4 7 - -
PBK % 5,0 2,3 BF 1,7 0,3 0,3
   S. 2 3 ... - - -
PAA (PA) % - 0,8 2,6 6,6 0,9 0,2
  S. - 1 3 4 - -
PAD % - 2,8 2,5 4,8 0,3 0,1
   S. - 2 3 3 - -
PDR % - - 5,1 7,4 - -
  S. - - 6 2 - -
Others % 7,9 7,9 5,2 11,0 6,7 9,1
  S. - 8 2 6 - 1
Total S. 140 155 140 140 140 140
Turnout % 89,1 72,6 55,0 49,2 50,8 53,5

Abbreviations: PS: Socialist Party of Albania; PD: Democratic Party of Albania (2001: Union for Victory, BF); LSI: Socialist Movement for Integration; PDIU: Party for Justice, Integration and Unity (2005-2009: Party for Justice and Integration, PDI); PR: Albanian Republican Party; PBDNJ: Unity for Human Rights Party; PDS: Social Democracy Party; PSD: Social Democratic Party of Albania;  PBK: National Front Party; PAA: Agrarian Environmentalist Party of Albania (1996-2001: Agrarian Party of Albania, PA); PAD: Democratic Alliance Party; PDR: New Democratic Party. © 2017 Wolfram Nordsieck.