Liechtenstein

Parliamentary Elections

Electoral system

Latest Election

Election results 2009

Parliamentary elections were held in Liechtenstein on 8 February 2009. The Patriotic Union (VU) improved significantly compared to the 2005 elections (gaining 9,40 percentage points), and won majority in the Landtag. The Progressive Citizens' Party (FBP) lost ground, as did the Free List (FL). In the end a coalition government was formed, consisting of the VU and the FBP.

Sources

Government (Liechtenstein), in Europa World online. London, Routledge. University of Bergen. Retrieved 29 August 2006 from http://www.europaworld.com/entry/li.is.13

Government Spokesperson’s Office webpage Election system

Inter-Parliamentary Union, PARLINE database on national parliaments