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 NORTHERN IRELAND / UK

Queen: Elizabeth II. · First Minister: Arlene Foster (DUP) · Governing parties: DUP, SF
Legislative elections: Northern Ireland Assembly, 5-year term, 90 seats (2016: 108), STV:

Party 2017 2016
Democratic Unionist Party (DUP)
 
Unionism
National conservatism
Social conservatism
28,1% 28 29,2% 38
Sinn Féin (SF)
   
United Ireland
Democratic socialism 
27,9% 27 24,0% 28
Ulster Unionist Party (UUP)
 
Unionism
Conservatism
12,9% 10 12,6% 16
Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP)
 
United Ireland
Social democracy 
11,9% 12 12,0% 12
Alliance Party of Northern Ireland (APNI)
 
Liberalism
  
9,1% 8 7,0% 8
Traditional Unionist Voice (TUV)
 
Unionism
National conservatism
Social conservatism
2,6% 1 3,4% 1
Green Party in Northern Ireland (GPNI)
 
Green politics
  
2,3% 2 2,7% 2
People Before Profit Alliance (PBPA)
  
Trotskyism 
Socialism  
1,8% 1 2,0% 2
Independents 1,8%  1 3,3% 1
Others 1,6%  - 3,8% -
Total - 90 - 108
Turnout 64,8% 54,2%

 © 2017 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: BBC (http://www.bbc.com).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1996-2016 ( For full coverage, 1945-present, click here):

1996 1998 2003 2007 2011 2016
DUP % 18,8 18,0 25,6 30,1 30,0 29,2
  S. 24 20 30 36 38 38
SF % 15,5 17,7 23,5 26,2 26,9 24,0
  S. 17 18 24 28 29 28
UUP % 24,2 21,3 22,7 14,9 13,2 12,6
  S. 30 28 27 18 16 16
SDLP % 21,4 22,0 17,0 15,2 14,2 12,0
  S. 21 24 18 16 14 12
APNI % 6,5 6,5 3,7 5,2 7,7 7,0
  S. 7 6 6 7 8 8
TUV % - - - - 2,5 3,4
  S. - - - - 1 1
GPNI % 0,5 0,1 0,4 1,7 0,9 2,7
  S. - - - 1 - 2
PBPA % - - - - - 2,0
  S. - - - - - 2
PUP % 3,5 2,6 1,2 0,6 0,2 0,9
  S. 2 2 1 1 - -
UKUP % 3,7 4,5 0,8 1,5 - -
  S. 3 5 1 - - -
Others % 6,1 7,3 4,2 4,6 4,4 6,2
  S. 4 5 1 1 1 1
Total S. 108 108 108 108 108 108
Turnout % 64,7 69,9 63,1 63,5 54,5 54,2

Abbreviations: DUP: Democratic Unionist Party; SF: Sinn Fein; UUP: Ulster Unionist Party; SDLP: Social Democratic and Labour Party; APNI: Alliance Party of Northern Ireland; TUV: Traditional Unionist Voice; GPNI: Green Party in Northern Ireland; PBPA: People Before Profit Alliance; PUP: Progressive Unionist Party; UKUP: United Kingdom Unionist Party. © 2017 Wolfram Nordsieck.