South Africa: 2006 Johannesburg

Updated March 2006

The results are as of March 4, 2006 17:08.

Valid Votes include both ward and proportional representation votes.

Proportional Representation (PR) seats are allocated so as to correct over or under representation of parties ito the votes they have received. Thus the percentage of seats won in total is roughly equal to the proportion of votes won.

Party Valid Votes % Votes Ward Seats PR Seats Total Seats % Seats
African National Congress 862 333 62.29 75 61 136 62.67
Democratic Alliance 374 456 27.05 31 28 59 27.19
Inkatha Freedom Party 46 597 3.37 2 5 7 3.23
Independent Democrats 26 369 1.90 0 4 4 1.84
Independent candidates 13 883 1.00 1 0 1 0.46
African Christian Democratic Party 13 519 0.98 0 2 2 0.92
Pan Africanist Congress of Azania 10 890 0.79 0 2 2 0.92
Freedom Front + 7 894 0.57 0 1 1 0.46
United Democratic Movement 5 955 0.43 0 1 1 0.46
Azanian People's Organisation 5 820 0.42 0 1 1 0.46
Operation Khanyisa Movement 4 305 0.31 0 1 1 0.46
Christian Democratic Party 2 988 0.22 0 1 1 0.46
Christian Front 2 917 0.21 0 1 1 0.46
Other parties 6 401 0.46 0 0 0 0.00
Total 1 384 327 100.00 109 108 217 100.00

Source

IEC 2006 "Seat Calculation Summary: JHB - City of Johannesburg [Johannesburg]", [www] http://www.elections.org.za/lgeresults/Static%20Report/95/Seats%20by%20Municipality% 20LCMC/JHB-1.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 26 Feb 2010).