Election 2005

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
CDU+CSU
CDU 29.3 180 27.8 -1.7
CSU 7.5 46 7.4 -1.6
SPD 36.2 222 34.2 -4.3
FDP 9.9 61 9.8 +2.4
B90/Gru 8.3 51 8.1 -0.5
Li/PDS1 8.8 54 8.7 +4.7
WASG
NPD 0 1.6
1 Electoral alliance with WASG members on PDS lists.
Date
18 Sep 2005 – early election
Total seats: 614
Cabinets
22 Nov 2005 – Merkel I
Sources
Bundeswahlleiter
Wahlen in Deutschland
Wikipedia
· EN – German federal election, 2005
Votes
Electorate: 61,870,711
Total votes: 48,044,134
Valid votes: 47,287,988
Calculated (2018-03-20 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 4.5 (4.1)
Disp. 2.1 · Adv.ratio: 1.06
Polarization: 0.36
Description
Early election on 18 September 2005 after PM Schröder lost a vote of confidence.