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Election result 2005 in North Rhine-Westphalia

Election result

CDU
44.8
+7.8
SPD
37.1
-5.7
Grüne
6.2
-0.9
FDP
6.2
-3.6
WASG
2.2
NPD
0.9
+0.9
PDS
0.9
-0.2
REP
0.8
-0.3
Others
0.9

Distribution of seats in parliament

Parties in parliament
Seats in parliament : 187
Political orientation
Left-leaning parties : 86
Right-leaning parties : 101

Coalition possibilities

187
SPD
74
Grüne
12
FDP
12
CDU
89
Majority requires 94 seats
CDU + SPD
163
CDU + Bündnis 90/Die Grünen
101
CDU + FDP
101
SPD + Bündnis 90/Die Grünen + FDP
CDU
89
SPD + Bündnis 90/Die Grünen
86

Pre-election institute polls

Election result
CDU
44.8
SPD
37.1
Grüne
6.2
FDP
6.2
Others
5.7

Election result

Party Votes Seats
CDU 44.8% +7.8% 89 +1
SPD 37.1% -5.7% 74 -28
Bündnis 90/Die Grünen 6.2% -0.9% 12 -5
FDP 6.2% -3.6% 12 -12
WASG 2.2% +2.2% 0 ±0
NPD 0.9% +0.9% 0 ±0
PDS 0.9% -0.2% 0 ±0
Republikaner 0.8% -0.3% 0 ±0
Die Grauen – Graue Panther 0.2% +0.2% 0 ±0
ÖDP 0.2% +0.2% 0 ±0
Bürgerrechtsbewegung Solidarität 0.1% +0.1% 0 ±0
Parteilose 0.1% +0.1% 0 ±0
Tierschutzpartei 0.1% +0.1% 0 ±0
FAMILIE 0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
Partei Bibeltreuer Christen 0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
Aufbruch Mittelstand <0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
Bund für Gesamtdeutschland <0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
Die PARTEI <0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
Liberale Demokraten <0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
ÖkoLinX <0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
Schill-Partei <0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
Unabhängige Arbeiter-Partei <0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
Zentrum <0.1% ±0.0% 0 ±0
UNABHÄNGIGE <0.1% -0.3% 0 ±0