South Africa: 2009 Gauteng Legislature election results

Updated April 2009

Election held on 22 April 2009.

Voting statistics

Registered voters 5 555 159
Ballots cast 4 199 863
Percentage poll 75.60
Valid ballots 4 157 048
Spoilt ballots 42 815
% Spoilt 1.02

Parties with seats in Legislature

Party Votes % Votes Seats
African National Congress (ANC) 2 662 013 64.04 47
Democratic Alliance (DA) 908 616 21.86 16
Congress of the People (COPE) 323 327 7.78 6
Vryheidsfront Plus 67 660 1.63 1
Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) 61 856 1.49 1
African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) 36 099 0.87 1
Independent Democrats (ID) 25 243 0.61 1
Others (see below) 72 234 1.74 0
Total 4 157 048 100.02 73

Parties without seats in Legislature

Party Votes % Votes Seats
United Democratic Movement (UDM) 16 480 0.40 0
Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) 12 880 0.31 0
United Christian Democratic Party (UCDP) 10 091 0.24 0
Azanian People's Organization (AZAPO) 8 927 0.2 0
Movement Democratic Party (MDP) 5 731 0.14 0
African People's Convention 5 123 0.12 0
Christian Democratic Alliance (CDA) 2 901 0.07 0
African Christian Alliance 2 541 0.06 0
Women Forward 1 974 0.05 0
Great Kongress of SA 1 909 0.05 0
National Democratic Convention (NADECO) 1 497 0.04 0
Alliance of Free Democrats 1 101 0.03 0
New Vision Party (NVP) 1 079 0.03 0
Total 72 234 1.74 0

Sources

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2009 "22 Apr 2009 National Election: Results Report", 25 April, [www] http://www.elections.org.za/NPEPWStaticReports/reports/ReportParameters.aspx?catid=7 [opens new window] (accessed 28 April 2009).

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2009 "22 Apr 2009 Provincial Election: Seat Calculation Report", 25 April, [www] http://www.elections.org.za/NPEPWStaticReports/reports/ReportParameters.aspx?catid=9 [opens new window] (accessed 28 April 2009).