Bundestag election 2005

Election to the 16th German Bundestag on 18 September 2005

Federal result
Specification First votes Second votes Number of seats
Number % Number %
Persons entitled to vote 61,870,711 X 61,870,711 X X
Voters, voter turnout 48,044,134 77.7 48,044,134 77.7 X
Invalid 850,072 1.8 756,146 1.6 X
Valid 47,194,062 98.2 47,287,988 98.4 X
SPD 18,129,100 38.4 16,194,665 34.2 222
CDU 15,390,950 32.6 13,136,740 27.8 180
CSU 3,889,990 8.2 3,494,309 7.4 46
GRÜNE 2,538,913 5.4 3,838,326 8.1 51
FDP 2,208,531 4.7 4,648,144 9.8 61
Die Linke. 3,764,168 8.0 4,118,194 8.7 54
Others 1,272,410 2.7 1,857,610 3.9
Offensive D 5,401 0.0 3,338 0.0
REP 38,678 0.1 266,101 0.6
NPD 857,777 1.8 748,568 1.6
Die Tierschutzpartei 7,341 0.0 110,603 0.2
GRAUE 6,340 0.0 198,601 0.4
PBC 57,027 0.1 108,605 0.2
DIE FRAUEN 1,327 0.0 27,497 0.1
FAMILIE 76,064 0.2 191,842 0.4
BüSo 40,984 0.1 35,649 0.1
BP 16,047 0.0 35,543 0.1
ZENTRUM 1,297 0.0 4,010 0.0
Deutschland 1,473 0.0 9,643 0.0
AGFG 570 0.0 21,350 0.0
APPD 3,018 0.0 4,233 0.0
50Plus 10,536 0.0
MLPD 16,480 0.0 45,238 0.1
Die PARTEI 6,923 0.0 10,379 0.0
PSG 15,605 0.0
Pro DM 10,269 0.0
CM 1,011 0.0
DSU 1,655 0.0
HP 2,029 0.0
HUMANWIRTSCHAFTSPARTEI 639 0.0
STATT Partei 496 0.0
UNABHÄNGIGE 11,703 0.0
Political groupings standing for election/individual candidates 118,130 0.3