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President: Michael D. Higgins (LAB) · Taoiseach: Enda Kenny (FG) · Governing parties: FG
Legislative elections: Dáil Éireann, 5-year term, 158 seats (2011: 166), STV:

Party 2016 2011
Fine Gael (FG)
Family of the Irish
Liberal conservatism
Christian democracy 
25,5% 50 36,1% 76
Fianna Fáil (FF)
Soldiers of Destiny
Conservatism
  
24,3% 44 17,5% 20
Sinn Féin (SF)
We Ourselves
United Ireland
Democratic socialism
13,8% 23 9,9% 14
Labour Party (LAB)
 
Social democracy
  
6,6% 7 19,5% 37
Anti Austerity Alliance - People Before Profit (AAA-PBP)
[2011: SP+PBP] 
Socialism 
Trotskyism   
3,9% 6 2,2% 4
Social Democrats (SD)
   
Social democracy
  
3,0% 3 - -
Green Party (GP)
 
Green politics
  
2,7% 2 1,8% -
Independents for Change (I4C)
 
Socialism
  
1,5% 4 - -
Independents  15,7%  19  12,5%  15
Others  3,0% - 0,4% -
Total - 158 - 166
Turnout 65,2% 70,0%

 © 2016 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: RTÉ (http://www.rte.ie).

Archive: Elections (1948-2007).