Czech regional elections, 2000

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Czech regional elections, 2000

12 November 2000 2004 →

675 seats
Turnout 33.64%
  First party Second party Third party
  Vaclav Klaus headshot.jpg Cyril Svoboda.jpg Miroslav Grebeníček (4).jpg
Leader Václav Klaus Cyril Svoboda Miroslav Grebeníček
Party ODS 4K KSČM
Seats won 185 175 161
Popular vote 559,301 537,012 496,688
Percentage 23.8% 22.9 21.1%

  Fourth party
  Milos Zeman.jpg
Leader Miloš Zeman
Party ČSSD
Seats won 111
Popular vote 344,441
Percentage 14.7%

Elected Chairman of Regional Association

Evžen Tošenovský
ODS

Regional elections were held in the Czech Republic to elect the Regional Councils of 13 regions (all except Prague) on 12 November 2000. Voter turnout was only 33.6%.[1] The elections were won by the Civic Democratic Party, with Four-Coalition coming second and the ruling Czech Social Democratic Party in fourth.[2][3]

Opinion polls

Date Polling Firm ODS 4K ČSSD KSČM Others
1 - 6 November 2000 SC&C and STEM[4] 18.7 17.3 15.8 14.0

Results

Party Votes % Seats
Civic Democratic Party 559,301 23.8 185
Four-Coalition 537,012 22.9 175
Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia 496,688 21.1 161
Czech Social Democratic Party 344,441 14.7 111
SNK Union of Independents 53,150 2.26 16
Party for the Open Society 12,539 0.5 5
Independents 63,085 2.7 13

References

  1. ^ "Krajské volby tolik "netáhnou", účast ale záleží na spokojenosti s politickou scénou". www.kurzy.cz. Retrieved 23 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Pravice sice zvítězila, ale vládu nepřevezme". iDNES.cz. 14 November 2000. Retrieved 23 November 2016.
  3. ^ "Zeman po volebním debaklu neodejde". iDNES.cz. 14 November 2000. Retrieved 23 November 2016.
  4. ^ "V devíti krajích by volby vyhrála ODS, ve třech čtyřkoalice". iROZHLAS (in Czech). Retrieved 4 December 2017.
Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Czech_regional_elections,_2000&oldid=819990110"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Czech_regional_elections,_2000
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Czech regional elections, 2000"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA