South Africa: 2009 KwaZulu-Natal Legislature election results

Updated April 2009

Election held on 22 April 2009.

Voting statistics

Registered voters 4 475 217
Ballots cast 3 526 700
Percentage poll 78.81
Valid ballots 3 482 987
Spoilt ballots 43 713
% Spoilt 1.24

Parties with seats in Legislature

Party Votes % Votes Seats
African National Congress (ANC) 2 192 516 62.95 51
Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) 780 027 22.40 18
Democratic Alliance (DA) 318 559 9.15 7
Minority Front (MF) 71 507 2.05 2
Congress of the People (COPE) 44 890 1.29 1
African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) 23 537 0.68 1
Others (see below) 51 951 1.49 0
Total 3 482 987 100.01 80

Parties without seats in Legislature

Party Votes % Votes Seats
United Democratic Movement (UDM) 7 953 0.23 0
Al Jama-ah 7 612 0.22 0
National Democratic Convention (NADECO) 6 881 0.20 0
Independent Democrats (ID) 6 853 0.20 0
Vryheidsfront Plus 5 760 0.17 0
African People's Convention 5 087 0.15 0
SA Democratic Congress (SADECO) 3 883 0.11 0
Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) 2 578 0.07 0
Women Forward 1 816 0.05 0
United Christian Democratic Party (UCDP) 1 798 0.05 0
Great Kongress of SA 1 730 0.05 0
Total 51 951 1.50 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).