South Africa: Western Cape results 2004

Updated May 2007

Election held on 14 April 2004

Voting statistics

Registered voters 2 220 283
Ballots cast 1 582 503
Percentage poll 71.27
Valid ballots 1 566 949
Spoilt ballots 15 554
% Spoilt 0.98

Table source

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2004 "14 Apr 2004 Provincial Election, Western Cape" IN National & Provincial Elections 2004, [www] http://www.elections.org.za/Elections2004_Static.asp?radResult=50&selProvince=9 [opens new window] (accessed 26 Feb 2010).

Votes and seats

Party Votes % Votes Seats
African National Congress 709 052 45.25 19
Democratic Alliance 424 832 27.11 12
New National Party 170 469 10.88 5
Independent Democrats 122 867 7.84 3
African Christian Democratic Party 53 934 3.44 2
United Democratic Movement 27 489 1.75 1
Africa Muslim Party 11 019 0.70 0
New Labour Party 10 526 0.67 0
Freedom Front + 9 705 0.62 0
Pan Africanist Congress 6 524 0.42 0
United Christian Democratic Party 3 575 0.23 0
The Green Party 3 317 0.21 0
Peace & Justice Congress 3 278 0.21 0
National Action 2 248 0.14 0
Inkatha Freedom Party 2 222 0.14 0
The Cape People's Congress 1 960 0.13 0
Azanian People's Organization 1 455 0.09 0
Moderate Independent Party 953 0.06 0
Peace & Development Party 789 0.05 0
Universal Party 735 0.05 0
Total 1 566 949 99.99 42

Table source

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2004 "Western Cape Legislature" IN Report on the National and Provincial Elections, 63, [www] http://www.elections.org.za/papers/143/iec.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 26 Feb 2010).