Czech Senate election, 2002

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Senate elections were held in the Czech Republic on 25 and 26 October 2002, with a second round on 1 and 2 November.[1] The result was a victory for the Civic Democratic Party, which won 26 of the 81 seats. Voter turnout was just 24.1% in the first round and 31.7% in the second.[2]


Party First round Second round Seats +/–
Votes % Votes %
Civic Democratic Party165,79424.9284,53734.626+4
Czech Social Democratic Party122,39718.4224,38627.311–4
Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia110,17116.557,4347.030
Freedom Union – Democratic Union48,8797.336,2944.426+4
Union of Independents44,1126.645,0965.5
Independent Candidate29,7764.536,0214.4
Independents and others58,9358.867,6588.2
Invalid/blank votes7,36635,204
Sourcesa: Nohlen & Stöver


  1. Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p471 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. Nohlen & Stöver, p472
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