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King: Philippe · Prime Minister: Charles Michel (MR) · Governing parties: N-VA, MR, CD&V, Open VLD
Legislative elections: Chamber of Representatives, 5-year term, 150 seats, 5% threshold (constituency based), party-list PR:

Party 2019 2014
Nieuw-Vlaamse Alliantie (N-VA)
New Flemish Alliance
Separatism
Liberal conservatism 
16,0% 25 20,3% 33
Vlaams Belang (VB)
Flemish Interest
Separatism
Nationalism
Right-wing populism
12,0% 18 3,7% 3
Christen-Democratisch & Vlaams (CD&V)
Christian-Democratic & Flemish
Christian democracy
  
8,9% 12 11,6% 18
Open Vlaamse Liberalen en Democraten (Open VLD)
Open Flemish Liberals and Democrats
Liberalism
  
8,5% 12 9,8% 14
Socialistische Partij. Anders (SP.A)
Socialist Party. Different
Social democracy
   
6,7% 9 8,8% 13
De Vlaamse Groenen (GROEN)
The Flemish Greens
Green politics
  
6,1% 8 5,3% 6
Parti Socialiste (PS)
Socialist Party
Social democracy
  
9,5% 20 11,7% 23
Mouvement Réformateur (MR)
Reformist Movement
Liberalism
  
7,6% 14 9,6% 20
Ecolo (ECOLO)
Ecolo
Green politics
  
6,1% 13 3,3% 6
Centre Démocrate Humaniste (CDH)  
Humanist Democratic Centre
Christian democracy
    
3,7% 5 5,0% 9
Démocrate Fédéraliste Indépendant (DéFI)
Democratic Federalist Independent
[2014: FDF]
Regionalism
Liberalism
2,2% 2 1,8% 2
Parti Populaire (PP)
People's Party
Conservative liberalism
Right-wing populism  
1,1% - 1,5% 1
Parti du Travail de Belgique (PTB/PvdA)
Workers' Party of Belgium
Socialism
  
8,6% 12 3,7% 2
Others 3,0% - 3,9% -
Total - 150 - 150
Turnout  90,0% 89,7%

 © 2019 Wolfram Nordsieck. Note: Dutch/French language group:      . Source: IBZ (http://verkiezingen2019.belgium.be).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1995-2014 ( For full coverage, 1946-present, click here):

1995 1999 2003 2007 2010 2014
N-VA % - - 3,1 CD&V 17,4 20,3
  S. - - 1 ... 27 33
PS % 11,9 10,2 13,0 10,9 13,7 11,7
  S. 21 19 25 20 26 23
CD&V (CVP, ...) % 17,2 14,1 13,3 18,5 10,9 11,6
  S. 29 22 21 30 17 18
OPEN VLD (...) % 13,2 14,3 15,4 11,8 8,6 9,8
  S. 21 23 25 18 13 14
MR (PRL) % 10,3 10,1 11,4 12,3 9,3 9,6
  S. 18 18 24 23 18 20
SP.A (SP, ...) % 12,6 9,6 14,9 10,3 9,2 8,8
  S. 20 14 23 14 13 13
GROEN (AGALEV) % 4,4 7,0 2,5 4,0 4,4 5,3
  S. 5 9 - 4 5 6
CDH (PSC) % 7,7 5,9 5,5 6,1 5,5 5,0
  S. 12 10 8 10 9 9
VB (...) % 7,8 9,9 11,6 12,0 7,8 3,7
  S. 11 15 18 17 12 3
PvdA/PTB % 0,5 0,5 0,3 0,8 1,6 3,7
  S. - - - - - 2
ECOLO % 4,0 7,4 3,1 5,1 4,8 3,3
  S. 6 11 4 8 8 6
FDF (...) % PRL PRL MR MR MR 1,8
  S. ... ... ... ... ... 2
PP % - - - - 1,3 1,5
  S. - - - - 1 1
LDD % - - - 4,0 2,3 0,4
  S. - - - 5 1 -
FN % 2,3 1,5 2,0 2,0 0,5 -
  S. 2 1 1 1 - -
SPIRIT % - - SP.A SP.A - -
  S. - - (6) - - -
VU (VU-ID21) % 4,7 5,6 - - - -
  S. 5 8 - - - -
Others % 3,4 4,0 3,9 2,0 2,7 3,1
  S. - - - - - -
Total S. 150 150 150 150 150 150
Turnout % 91,2 90,6 91,6 91,3 87,2 88,5

Abbreviations: N-VA: New Flemish Alliance; PS: Socialist Party; CD&V: Christian Democratic and Flemish (1991-1999: Christian People's Party, CVP; 2007: Christian Democratic and Flemish-New Flemish Alliance, CD&V-N-VA); OPEN VLD: Open Flemish Liberals and Democrats (1995-2003: Flemish Liberals and Democrats, VLD); MR: Reformist Movement (1995-1999: Liberal Reformist Party-Democratic Front of Francophones, PRL-FDF); SP.A: Socialist Party.Different (1995-1999: Socialist Party, SP; 2003-2007: Socialist Party.Different-Spirit, SP.A-SPIRIT); GROEN: The Flemish Greens (1995-2003: To Live in Another Way, AGALEV); CDH: Humanist Democratic Centre (1995-1999: Christian Social Party, PSC); VB: Flemish Interest (1995-2003: Flemish Bloc, VB); PvdA/PTB: Workers' Party of Belgium; ECOLO: Ecolo; FDF: Francophone Democratic Federalists (1995-2010: Democratic Front of Francophones, FDF); PP: People's Party; LDD: List Dedecker; FN: National Front; SPIRIT: Spirit; VU: People's Union (1999: People's Union-ID21, VU-ID21). © 2019 Wolfram Nordsieck.