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President: Raimonds Vejonis (ZZS) · Prime Minister: Māris Kučinskis (ZZS) · Governing parties: V, ZZS, NA
Legislative elections: Saeima, 4-year term, 100 seats, 5% threshold, party-list PR:

Party 2018 2014
"Saskaņa" Sociāldemokrātiskā Partija (SDPS)
"Harmony" Social Democratic Party
Social democracy 
 
19,8% 23 23,0% 24
Kam Pieder Valsts (KPV LV)
Who Owns The State
Anti-corruption politics   
  
14,3% 16 - -
Jauna Konservativa Partija (JKP)
New Conservative Party
Conservatism 
   
13,6% 16 0,7% -
Attistibai/Par (AP)
Development/For
[2014: Latvian Development, LA]
Liberalism 
  
12,0% 13 0,9% -
Nacionālā Apvienība (NA)
National Alliance
Nationalism
National conservatism
11,0%  13 16,6% 17
Zaļo un Zemnieku Savienība (ZZS)
Greens and Peasants' Union
Centrism
Agrarianism
Environmentalism
9,9% 11 19,5% 21
Jauna Vienotība (JV)
New Unity
[2014: Unity, V]
Liberal conservatism
 
6,7% 8 21,9% 23
Latvijas Reģionu Apvienība (LRA)
Alliance of Regions of Latvia
Regionalism 
Centrism
4,2% - 6,7% 8
No Sirds Latvijai (NSL)
For Latvia From The Heart
Conservatism
Social conservatism 
0,8% - 6,9% 7
Others 7,7% - 3,8% -
Total - 100 - 100
Turnout 54,6% 58,9%

 © 2018 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Centrālā Vēlēšanu Komisija (http://www.cvk.lv).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1998-2014 ( For full coverage, 1990-present, click here):

1998 2002 2006 2010 2011 2014
SDPS (TSP, SC) % 14,2 PCTVL 14,4 26,0 28,4 23,0
  S. 16 ... 17 29 31 24
V % - - - 31,2 18,8 21,9
  S. - - - 33 20 23
ZZS (LZS) % 2,5 9,5 16,7 19,7 12,2 19,5
  S. - 12 18 22 13 21
NA (TB/LNNK) % 14,7 5,4 6,9 7,7 13,9 16,6
  S. 17 7 8 8 14 17
NSL % - - - - - 6,9
  S. - - - - - 7
LRA % - - - - - 6,7
  S. - - - - - 8
LKS (PCTVL) % TSP 19,1 6,0 1,4 0,8 1,6
  S. ... 25 6 - - -
ZPR % - - - - 20,8 -
  S. - - - - 22 -
LPP/LC % - - 8,6 PLL 2,4 -
  S. - - 10 ... - -
LSDSP (LSDA, ...) % 12,8 4,0 3,5 0,6 0,3 -
  S. 14 - - - - -
PLL % - - - 7,7 - -
  S. - - - 8 - -
JL % - 24,0 16,4 V - -
  S. - 26 18 ... - -
TP % 21,2 16,7 19,6 PLL - -
  S. 24 20 23 ... - -
LPP (JP) % 7,3 9,6 - - - -
  S. 8 10 - - - -
LC % 18,4 4,9 - - - -
  S. 21 - - - - -
Others % 9,9 6,8 8,9 5,7 2,4 3,8
  S. - - - - - -
Total S. 100 100 100 100 100 100
Turnout % 71,9 71,2 62,3 62,6 59,5 58,9

Abbreviations: SDPS: "Harmony" Social Democratic Party (1998-2006: National Harmony Party, TSP; 2006-2011: Harmony Centre, SC); V: Unity; ZZS: Union of Greens and Peasants (1998: Peasants' Union of Latvia, LZS); NA: National Alliance (1998-2006: For Fatherland and Freedom, TB/LNNK); NSL: For Latvia From The Heart; LRA: Alliance of Regions of Latvia; LKS: Russian Union of Latvia (1998-2011: For Human Rights in United Latvia, PCTVL); ZRP: Zatlers' Reform Party; LPP/LC: First Party of Latvia/Latvia's Way; LSDSP: Social Democratic Workers' Party of Latvia (1998: Social Democratic Alliance of Latvia, LSDA; 2010: Responsibility, A); PLL: For a Good Latvia; JL: New Era; TP: People's Party; TB/LNNK: For Fatherland and Freedom; LPP: First Party of Latvia (1998: New Party, JP); LC: Latvia's Way. © 2018 Wolfram Nordsieck.