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President: Klaus Johannis (PNL) · Prime Minister: Florin Cīțu (PNL) · Governing parties: PNL, USR-PLUS, UDMR
Legislative elections: Chamber of Deputies, 4-year term, 330 seats (2016: 329), 5% threshold (alliances 8-10%), party-list PR:

Party 2020 2016
Partidul Social-Democrat (PSD)
Social Democratic Party
Social democracy
  
28,9% 110 45,5% 154
Partidul Naţional Liberal (PNL)
National Liberal Party
Liberal conservatism  
  
25,2% 93 20,0% 69
Uniunea Salvati Romānia (USR)
Save Romania Union
Anti-corruption politics  
Liberalism 
15,4% 55 8,9% 30
Partidul Libertății, Unității și Solidarității (PLUS)
Party of Freedom, Unity and Solidarity
Liberalism
 
- -
Alianța pentru Unirea Romānilor (AUR)
Alliance for the Unity of Romanians
     9,1% 33 - -
Uniunea Democrata Maghiara din Romānia (UDMR)
Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania
Minority interests (HUN)
   
5,7% 21 6,2% 21
Partidul Mişcarea Populara (PMP)
People's Movement Party
Liberal conservatism
Christian democracy  
4,8% - 5,4% 18
Partidul Pro Romānia (PRO)
Pro Romania Party
Liberalism
Social liberalism   
4,1% - - -
Alianta Liberalilor si Democratilor (ALDE)
Alliance of Liberals and Democrats
Liberalism
  
- - 5,6% 20
Minorities  6,8% 18 8,4% 17
Others - -
Total - 330 - 329
Turnout 33,2% 39,5%

 © 2020 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: Central Electoral Bureau (http://parlamentare2020.bec.ro).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1996-2016 ( For full coverage, 1946/1990-present, click here):

1996 2000 2004

2008

2012 2016
PSD (PDSR, ...) % 21,5 36,6 36,8 33,1 USL 45,5
  S. 91 155 132 114 (150) 154
PNL % CDR 6,9 DA 18,6 USL 20,0
  S. (25) 30 (64) 65 (100) 69
USR % - - - - - 8,9
  S. - - - - - 30
UDMR % 6,6 6,8 6,2 6,2 5,1 6,2
   S. 25 27 22 22 18 21
ALDE % - - - - - 5,6
  S. - - - - - 20
PMP % - - - - - 5,4
  S. - - - - - 18
PRM % 4,5 19,5 13,0 3,2 1,3 1,0
  S. 19 84 48 - - -
USL % - - - - 58,6 -
  S. - - - - 273 -
PDL (PD, ARD, ...) % 12,9 7,0 DA 32,4 16,5 -
  S. 53 31 (48) 115 56 -
PP-DD % - - - - 14,0 -
   S. - - - - 47 -
PC (PUR, ...) % 0,9 PDSR PSD PSD USL -
  S. - (6) (19) (4) (13) -
UNPR % - - - - USL -
  S. - - - - (10) -
PNTCD % CDR CDR 1,9 - ARD -
  S. (83) - - - (1) -
DA % - - 31,5 - - -
  S. - - 112 - - -
CDR % 30,2 5,0 - - - -
  S. 122 - - - - -
PUNR % 4,4 1,4 - - - -
  S. 18 - - - - -
PSM % 2,2 0,8 - - - -
  S. - - - - - -
PSDR % USD PDSR - - - -
  S. (10) (5) - - - -
Others/Minorities % 16,8 16,0 10,6 6,5 4,5 7,4
  S. 15 18 18 18 18 17
Total S. 343 345 332 334 412 329
Turnout % 76,0 65,3 58,5 39,2 41,8 39,5

Abbreviations: PSD: Social Democratic Party (1996: Romanian Social Democracy Party, PDSR; 2000: Social Democracy Pole of Romania, PDSR; 2004: National Union Social Democratic Party-Humanist Party of Romania, PSD+PUR; 2008: Alliance Social Democratic Party-Conservative Party, PSD+PC); PNL: National Liberal Party; USR: Save Romania Union; UDMR: Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania; PRM: Greater Romania Party; USL: Social Liberal Union; ALDE: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats; PMP: People's Movement Party; PDL: Democratic Liberal Party (1996: United Social Democrats, USD; 2000: Democratic Party, PD; 2012: Right Romania Alliance, ARD); PP-DD: People's Party Dan Diaconescu; PC: Conservative Party (1996: National Union of the Centre, UNC; 2000-2004: Humanist Party of Romania, PUR); UNPR: National Union for the Progress of Romania; PNTCD: Christian Democratic National Peasants' Party; DA: Justice and Truth Alliance; CDR: Democratic Convention of Romania; PUNR: Party of Romanian National Unity; PSM: Socialist Party of Labour; PSDR: Romanian Social Democratic Party. © 2020 Wolfram Nordsieck.