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Everything you need to know about Luxembourg's elections in numbers
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Everything you need to know about Luxembourg's elections in numbers

09.10.2017 From our online archive
A total of 285,335 voters went to the polls at 666 polling stations across Luxembourg on Sunday. Here are the most important figures.

A total of 285,335 voters went to the polls at 666 polling stations across Luxembourg on Sunday.

To round things up, here are the most important figures:

Gains and losses

40 - CSV extra seats

13 - LSAP seats lost

3 - Déi Gréng extra seats

1 - DP extra seats

Seats won

209 - CSV seats

155 - LSAP seats

108 - DP seats

77 - Déi Gréng seats (Green Party)

8 - Déi Lénk seats

4 - adr seats

3 - Pirate Party Luxembourg seats (Piratepartei Letzebuerg)

2 - Communist Party Luxembourg seats (KPL)

34 - Seats won by other parties

Voters

285,335 - Total number of voters

251,437 - Luxembourgish voters

33,898 - Non-Luxembourgish voters

Candidates

3,575 - Total number of candidates

1,274 - Female candidates

2,301 - Male candidates

3,307 - Luxembourgish candidates

268 - Non-Luxembourgish candidates

Ballot papers

248,885 - Votes done at polling stations

228,904 - Valid ballots

17,206 - Postal vote

Communes and polling stations

103 - Communes

666 - Polling stations

46 - Communes in proportional representation system

53 - Communes in majority system

(Heledd Pritchard, heledd.pritchard@wort.lu, +352 49 93 459)