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 LITHUANIA

President: Dalia Grybauskaite · Prime Minister: Saulius Skvernelis · Governing parties: LVŽS
Legislative elections: Seimas, 4-year term, 141 seats, 5% threshold (combined lists 7%), parallel voting (70 PR + 71 FPTP; TRS):

Party 2016 2012
Tėvynės Sąjunga - Lietuvos Krikščionys Demokratai (TS-LKD)
Homeland Union - Christian Democrats of Lithuania
Conservatism
Christian democracy 
21,7% 31 15,1% 33
Lietuvos Valstiečių ir Žaliųjų Sąjunga (LVŽS)
Peasant and Greens Union of Lithuania
Centrism
Agrarianism 
21,5% 54  3,9% 1
Lietuvos Socialdemokratų Partija (LSDP)
Social Democratic Party of Lithuania
Social democracy 
 
14,4% 17 18,4% 39
Lietuvos Respublikos Liberalų Sąjūdis (LRLS)
Liberal Movement of the Republic of Lithuania
Liberalism 
 
9,0% 14 8,6% 10
Lietuvos Centro Partija (LCP)
Centre Party of Lithuania
[2016: Anti-Corruption Coalition, AKK]
Centrism 
Euroscepticism
6,3% 1 0,9% -
Lietuvos Lenku Rinkimu Akcija (LLRA)
Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania
Minority interests (POL)
Christian democracy 
5,5% 8 5,8% 8
Partija Tvarka ir Teisingumas (TT)
Party Order and Justice
National conservatism 
 
5,3% 8 7,3% 11
Darbo Partija (DP)
Labour Party
Centrism 
Social liberalism 
4,7% 2 19,8% 29
Lietuvos Žaliuju Partija (LŽP)
Green Party of Lithuania
Green politics
Centrism
2,0% 1 - -
Lietuvos Sąrašas (LS)
List of Lithuania
Anti-corruption politics
 
1,8% 1 - -
Drąsos Kelias (DK)
Way of Courage
Anti-corruption politics
 
0,3% - 8,0% 7
Independents -  4 - 3
Others 7,5% - 12,2% -
Total - 141 - 141
Turnout (1st) 50,6% 52,9%

  © 2016 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Vyriausioji Rinkimu Komisija (http://www.vrk.lt).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1992-2012 ( For full coverage, 1990-present, click here):

1992 1996 2000 2004 2008 2012
DP % - - - 28,4 9,0 19,8
  S. - - - 39 10 29
LSDP (...) % 6,1 6,9 SDK 20,7 11,8 18,4
  S. 8 12 (19) 31 26 39
TS-LKD (TS) % 21,2 31,3 8,6 14,7 19,6 15,1
   S. 30 70 9 25 44 33
LRLS % - - - - 5,7 8,6
  S. - - - - 11 10
DK % - - - - - 8,0
  S. - - - - - 7
TT (LDP) % - - - 11,4 12,7 7,3
  S. - - - 10 15 11
LLRA (...) % 2,1 3,1 2,0 3,8 4,8 5,8
  S. 4 1 2 2 3 8
LVZS (LVP, ...) % - 1,8 4,1 6,6 3,7 3,9
  S. - 1 4 10 3 1
LiCS % - - - 9,2 5,3 2,1
  S. - - - 18 8 -
TPP % - - - - 15,1 -
  S. - - - - 16 -
NS % - - 19,6 LSDP 3,7 -
   S. - - 28 (11) 1 -
LKD (LKDP, ...) % 12,6 10,4 3,1 1,4 - -
   S. 18 16 2 - - -
LDDP (SDK) % 44,0 10,1 31,1 - - -
  S. 73 12 51 - - -
LLS % 1,5 1,9 17,3 - - -
   S. - 1 33 - - -
LCS (LCJ) % 2,5 8,7 2,9 - - -
  S. 2 13 2 - - -
Others % 10,0 25,8 11,3 3,8 8,6 11,0
  S. 6 15 10 6 4 3
Total S. 141 141 141 141 141 141
Turnout % 75,2 52,9 58,2 45,9 48,6 52,9

Abbreviations: DP: Labour Party; LSDP: Social Democratic Party of Lithuania (2004: LSDP-NS); TS-LKD: Homeland Union-Christian Democrats of Lithuania (1992: Reform Movement of Lithuania, SAJUDIS; 1996-2004: Homeland Union, TS); LRLS: Liberal Movement of the Republic of Lithuania; DK: Way of Courage; TT: Party Order and Justice (2004: Liberal Democratic Party, LDP); LLRA: Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania (1992: Union of Poles in Lithuania, LLS); LVZS: Peasant and Greens Union of Lithuania (1996-2000: Peasants' Party of Lithuania; 2004: Union of Peasants and New Democracy Parties, VNDS; 2008: Peasant Popular Union of Lithuania, LVLS); LiCS: Liberal and Centre Union; TPP: National Revival Party; NS: New Union (Social Liberals); LKD: Christian Democrats of Lithuania (1992: Christian Democratic Party of Lithuania-Union of Political Prisoners and Exiles of Lithuania-Democratic Party of Lithuania, LKDP-LPKTS-LDP; 1996-2000: Christian Democratic Party of Lithuania, LKDP); LDDP: Democratic Labour Party of Lithuania (2000: Social Democratic Coalition, SDK); LLS: Liberal Union of Lithuania; LCS: Centre Union of Lithuania (1992: Centre Movement of Lithuania, LCJ). © 2016 Wolfram Nordsieck.