South Africa: 2006 Nelson Mandela (Port Elizabeth)

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 373 961 66.53 43 38 81 67.50
Democratic Alliance 137 099 24.39 17 13 30 25.00
Independent Democrats 14 085 2.51 0 3 3 2.50
Independent candidate 6 583 1.17 0 0 0 0.00
Freedom Front + 6 328 1.13 0 1 1 0.83
United Democratic Movement 4 970 0.88 0 1 1 0.83
African Christian Democratic Party 4 262 0.76 0 1 1 0.83
Pan Africanist Congress Of Azania 4 098 0.73 0 1 1 0.83
Congress Movement of the Coloured People in SA 3 785 0.67 0 1 1 0.83
United Independent Front 2 600 0.46 0 1 1 0.83
Other parties 4 358 0.77 0 0 0 0.00
Total 562 129 100.00 60 60 120 100.00

Source

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