South Africa: 2006 Western Cape - by political party

Updated March 2006

Valid Votes include both ward and proportional representation votes.
Seats Won include both ward and proportional representation seats.

Party Valid Votes % Votes Seats % Seats
African National Congress 1 105 124 40.24 315 42.11
Democratic Alliance 1 078 779 39.28 285 38.10
Independent Democrats 289 360 10.54 81 10.83
African Christian Democratic Party 65 338 2.38 19 2.54
Independent Civic Organisation of South Africa 30 824 1.12 14 1.87
Africa Muslim Party 19 316 0.70 3 0.40
United Democratic Movement 13 875 0.51 4 0.53
Freedom Front + 10 517 0.38 4 0.53
United Independent Front 6 821 0.25 3 0.4
Western Cape Community 3 991 0.15 3 0.4
Knysna Community Forum 3 721 0.14 2 0.27
Oudtshoorn Civic Association 3 233 0.12 2 0.27
Independents 3,182 0.12 3 0.4
Universal Party 2 346 0.09 1 0.13
South African Political Alliance 2 229 0.08 1 0.13
Breedevallei Onafhanklik 2 118 0.08 1 0.13
Kayamandi Community Alliance 1 499 0.05 1 0.13
First Community Party of South Africa 1 210 0.04 1 0.13
Federation of Democrats 768 0.03 1 0.13
Pan Africanist Congress of Azania 7,108 0.26 1 0.13
People's Democratic Movement 925 0.03 1 0.13
Laingsburg Gemeenskaps Party 954 0.03 2 0.27
Other 93 327 3.40 0 0.00
Total 2 746 565 100.02 748 99.96

Source

IEC 2006 "Leading Party Overall Report: Western Cape", [www] http://www.elections.org.za/lgeresults/Static%20Report/95/Leading%20Party%20Overall/ Western%20Cape.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 26 Feb 2010).