Czech Senate election, 2006

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Senate elections were held in the Czech Republic on 20 and 21 October 2006, with a second round on 27 and 28 October.[1] The result was a victory for the Civic Democratic Party, which won 41 of the 81 seats. Voter turnout was 38.2% in the first round and just 20.7% in the second.[2]


Party First round Second round Seats +/–
Votes % Votes %
Civic Democratic Party354,27333.3289,56850.441+4
Czech Social Democratic Party204,57319.2120,12720.912+5
Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia134,86312.726,0014.520
SNK European Democrats31,7113.070
Green Party50,5084.78,0441.48–6
Independent Candidate29,5332.823,6434.1
Freedom Union – Democratic Union18,5221.77,3671.3
Party for the Open Society13,6621.314,1202.5
Vote for the City10,3621.09,2151.6
Independents and others90,2198.516,8672.9
Invalid/blank votes76,6331,737
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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