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Federal President: Alexander Van der Bellen (GRÜNE) · Federal Chancellor: Sebastian Kurz (ÖVP) · Governing parties: ÖVP, GRÜNE
Legislative elections: National Council, 5-year term, 183 seats, 4% threshold, party-list PR:

Party 2019 2017
Österreichische Volkspartei (ÖVP)  
Austrian People's Party
Christian democracy
Conservatism
37,5% 71 31,5% 62
Sozialdemokratische Partei Österreichs (SPÖ)  
Social Democratic Party of Austria
Social democracy 
 
21,2% 40 26,9% 52
Freiheitliche Partei Österreichs (FPÖ)  
Freedom Party of Austria
Right-wing populism
National conservatism
16,2% 31 26,0% 51
Die Grünen - Die Grüne Alternative (GRÜNE)  
The Greens - The Green Alternative
Green politics 
 
13,9% 26 3,8% -
Das Neue Österreich und Liberales Forum (NEOS)  
The New Austria and Liberal Forum
Liberalism 
 
8,1% 15 5,3% 10
Jetzt - Liste Pilz (JETZT)
Now - List Pilz
Green politics 
 
1,9% - 4,4% 8
Others  1,2% -  2,1% -
Total - 183 - 183
Turnout 75,6% 79,5%

 © 2019 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Bundesministerium für Inneres (http://www.bmi.gv.at).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1999-2017 ( For full coverage, 1945-present, click here):

1999 2002 2006 2008 2013 2017
ÖVP % 26,9 42,3 34,3 26,0 24,0 31,5
  S. 52 79 66 51 47 62
SPÖ % 33,2 36,5 35,3 29,3 26,8 26,9
  S. 65 69 68 57 52 52
FPÖ % 26,9 10,0 11,0 17,5 20,5 26,0
  S. 52 18 21 34 40 51
NEOS (LIF) % 3,7 1,0 - 2,1 5,0 5,3
  S. - - - - 9 10
PILZ % - - - - - 4,4
  S. - - - - - 8
GRÜNE % 7,4 9,5 11,1 10,4 12,4 3,8
  S. 14 17 21 20 24 -
FRANK % - - - - 5,7 -
  S. - - - - 11 -
BZÖ % - - 4,1 10,7 3,5 -
  S. - - 7 21 - -
Others % 1,9 0,7 4,2 4,0 2,1 2,1
  S. - - - - - -
Total S. 183 183 183 183 183 183
Turnout % 80,4 84,3 78,5 78,8 74,9 79,5

Abbreviations: ÖVP: Austrian People's Party; SPÖ: Social Democratic Party of Austria; FPÖ: Freedom Party of Austria; NEOS: The New Austria and Liberal Forum (1999-2008: Liberal Forum, LIF); PILZ: List Pilz; GRÜNE: The Greens-The Green Alternative; FRANK: Team Stronach for Austria; BZÖ: Alliance Future Austria. © 2019 Wolfram Nordsieck.