South Africa: 2006 Ekurhuleni (East Rand)

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 642 734 61.34 63 45 108 61.71
Democratic Alliance 270 367 25.80 25 20 45 25.71
Inkatha Freedom Party 29 210 2.79 0 5 5 2.86
Displacees Rate-Payers Association 16 286 1.55 0 3 3 1.71
Pan Africanist Congress of Azania 15 041 1.44 0 3 3 1.71
African Christian Democratic Party 10 972 1.05 0 2 2 1.14
Freedom Front + 10 642 1.02 0 2 2 1.14
Independent Democrats 10 235 0.98 0 2 2 1.14
United Democratic Movement 6 748 0.64 0 1 1 0.57
Independent Ratepayers Association of SA 4 804 0.46 0 1 1 0.57
Independent candidates 4 375 0.42 0 0 0 0.00
Daveyton Community Peace Committee 3 735 0.36 0 1 1 0.57
Azanian People's Organisation 3 586 0.34 0 1 1 0.57
Simunye in Christ Organisation 2 807 0.27 0 1 1 0.57
Other parties 16 195 1.54 0 0 0 0.00
Total 1 047 737 100.00 88 87 175 100.00

Source

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