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King: Willem-Alexander · Prime Minister: Mark Rutte (VVD) · Governing parties: VVD, PvdA
Legislative elections: Second Chamber, 4-year term, 150 seats, 0,67% threshold, party-list PR:

Party 2017 2012
Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie (VVD)
People's Party for Freedom and Democracy
Conservative liberalism
  

  
21,2% 33 26,5% 41
Partij voor de Vrijheid (PVV)
Party for Freedom
Right-wing populism
   
 
   

  
13,0% 20 10,1% 15
Christen Democratisch Appèl (CDA)
Christian Democratic Appeal
Christian democracy
  

  
12,4% 19 8,5% 13
Democraten 66 (D66)
Democrats 66
Social liberalism
  

  
12,2% 19 8,0% 12
Socialistische Partij (SP)
Socialist Party
Democratic socialism
Euroscepticism  
 
  
9,1% 14 9,6% 15
Groen Links (GL)
Green Left
Green politics
  

  
9,1% 14 2,3% 4
Partij van de Arbeid (PvdA)
Labour Party
Social democracy
   

  
5,7% 9 24,7% 38
Christen Unie (CU)
Christian Union
Christian democracy
Social conservatism
Evangelicalism

  
3,4% 5 3,1% 5
Partij voor de Dieren (PvdD)
Party for the Animals
Animal welfare
Environmentalism 
 
  
3,2% 5 1,9% 2
50 Plus (50+)
50 Plus
Pensioners' interests
  
 
  
3,1% 4 1,9% 2
Staatkundig Gereformeerde Partij (SGP)
Reformed Political Party
Christian right
Social conservatism
Evangelicalism

  
2,1% 3 2,1% 3
Denk (DENK)
Think
  
  
 
 
2,0% 3 - -
Forum voor Democratie (FVD)
Forum for Democracy
  
  
 
  
1,8% 2 - -
Others  1,7% - 1,3% -
Total   150 - 150
Turnout 81,4% 74,3%

 © 2017 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: NOS (http://www.nos.nl).

Archive: Elections (1946-2010).