South African local government election 2000: Party support, proportional representation ballot

Updated June 2007

Election held on 5 December 2000

Voting statistics

Registered voters 18 511 975
PR Ballots cast 8 882 734
PR percentage poll 47.98
% Spoilt (all ballots) 2.36

Table source

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2004 Electoral Commission Report: Muncipal Elections 5 December 2000, 62, 66.

Party percentage of PR votes

The percentage of popular support for parties throughout the country, represented by the proportional representation ballot is as follows:

Party % Vote
African National Congress 59.4
Democratic Alliance 22.1
Inkatha Freedom Party 9.1
United Democratic Movement 2.6
Pan Africanist Congress 1.3
African Christian Democratic Party 1.2
United Christian Democratic Party 1.0
Minority Front 0.3
Azanian People's Organisation 0.3
Freedom Front + 0.1
Others 2.6
Total 100.0

Table source

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2004 Electoral Commission Report: Muncipal Elections 5 December 2000, 69.