South Africa: 2006 Tshwane (Pretoria)

Updated March 2006

The results are as of March 4, 2006 17:04.

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 486 712 56.27 52 35 87 57.24
Democratic Alliance 265 454 30.69 24 23 47 30.92
Freedom Front + 38 472 4.45 0 7 7 4.61
African Christian Democratic Party 17 419 2.01 0 3 3 1.97
Pan Africanist Congress of Azania 10 286 1.19 0 2 2 1.32
Independent candidates 9 861 1.14 0 0 0 0.00
Independent Democrats 7 260 0.84 0 1 1 0.66
United Christian Democratic Party 5 853 0.68 0 1 1 0.66
African Christian Alliance 3 008 0.35 0 1 1 0.66
Inkatha Freedom Party 2 893 0.33 0 1 1 0.66
Azanian People's Organisation 2 723 0.31 0 1 1 0.66
National Democratic Convention 2 658 0.31 0 1 1 0.66
Other parties 12 335 1.43 0 0 0 0.00
Total 864 934 100.00 76 76 152 100.00

Source

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