Politics

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Website of Federal Elections 2023

The Federal Statistical Office publishes the detailed results of the parliamentary elections at national, cantonal and communal level.

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At a glance

The main figures

National Council elections 2023 - share of the votes of the major parties (in %)
FDP 1 14.3
The Centre 2 14.1
SP 18.3
SVP 27.9
GREENS 9.8
National popular votes 1848–2023
Compulsory referendums 3 242

accepted

176

rejected

66
Non-compulsory referendums 209

accepted

122

rejected

87
Popular initiatives 229

accepted

25

rejected

204
Total votes 4 664
Voter turnout
Number of persons entitled to vote (mean 2022) 5'539'952
Participation rate (popular votes, mean 2022) 45.4
Participation rate (national elections 2023) 46.7
1 2009: merger of the FDP (Free Democratic Party) with the LPS (Liberal Party) under the designation "RDP.The Liberals"
2 2021: merger of the CVP with the BDP under the designation "The Centre".
3 Includes popular initiatives with counter proposals
4 Popular initiatives with counter proposals are counted as one vote.
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

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