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Istanbul's third electoral district is one of three divisions of the Istanbul electoral district for the purpose of elections to Grand National Assembly of Turkey. It elects twenty-eight members of parliament (deputies) to represent the district for a four-year term by the D'Hondt method, a party-list proportional representation system.

Istanbul (III)
electoral district
for the Grand National Assembly of Turkey
Istanbul (III) highlighted in red on a beige political map of Turkeym
Istanbul (III) shown within Turkey
ProvinceIstanbul
Electorate3,054,396
Current electoral district
Created1923
Seats28
Parent districtIstanbul
Turnout at last election86.43%[1]
AK Party
14 / 28
CHP
9 / 28
MHP
2 / 28
Independent
2 / 28
HDP
1 / 28

The district partially covers the European side of the Province of Istanbul, on the west of the Bosphorus. The second electoral district is situated to the east while the first electoral district occupies the Anatolian side of Istanbul on the east side of the Bosphorus.

Contents

DivisionEdit

The third electoral district contains the following Istanbul administrative districts (ilçe):[2]

MembersEdit

Population reviews of each electoral district are conducted before each general election, which can lead to certain districts being granted a smaller or greater number of parliamentary seats. Istanbul (III) gained 3 extra seats for the 2011 general election, thus electing 28 seats as opposed to 25 that it elected in 2002 and 2007. In 1999, the district elected 22 MPs.

MPs for Istanbul (III), 1999 onwards[3][4][5][6][7]
Election 1999 (21st parliament) 2002 (22nd parliament) 2007 (23rd parliament) 2011 (24th parliament) June 2015 (25th parliament)
MP Abdul Ahat Andıcan
ANAP
Abdülkadir Aksu
AK Party
MP Şadan Tuzcu
ANAP
Ali Coşkun
AK Party
Fuat Bol
AK Party
Hakan Şükür
AK Party / Independent
MP Aydın Ağan Ayaydın
ANAP
Güldal Akşit
AK Party
Ömer Dinçer
AK Party
MP Bülent Akarcalı
ANAP
Lokman Ayva
AK Party
Mustafa Şentop
AK Party
MP Şamil Ayrım
ANAP
Nevzat Yalçıntaş
AK Party
Reha Çamuroğlu
AK Party
Tülay Kaynarca
AK Party
MP Bahri Sipahi
DSP
Ünal Kacır
AK Party
MP Bülent Ersin Gök
DSP
Halide İncekara
AK Party
MP Erdoğan Toprak
DSP
İdris Naim Şahin
AK Party
Nureddin Nebati
AK Party
MP İsmail Aydınlı
DSP
Azmi Ateş
AK Party
Feyzullah Kıyıklık
AK Party
MP Masum Türker
DSP
Nazim Ekren
AK Party
Mehmet Doğan Kubat
AK Party
MP Mustafa Düz
DSP
Cengiz Kaptanoğlu
AK Party
Mehmet Domaç
AK Party
Bülent Turan
AK Party
MP Nazire Karakuş
DSP
İnci Gülser Özdemir
AK Party
Alev Dedegil
AK Party
Mehmet Muş
AK Party
MP Necdet Saruhan
DSP
Yahya Baş
AK Party
Mehmet Müezzinoğlu
AK Party
Gülay Dalyan
AK Party
MP Rıdvan Budak
DSP
Mehmet Mustafa Açıkalin
AK Party
İbrahim Yiğit
AK Party
Enver Yılmaz
AK Party
MP Tansu Çiller
DYP
İbrahim Reyhan Özal
AK Party
Necla Arat
CHP
Sevim Savaşer
AK Party
MP Abdülkadir Aksu
Virtue
İlhan Albayrak
AK Party
Atila Kaya
MHP
MP Azmi Ateş
Virtue
Yaşar Nuri Öztürk
CHP
Meral Akşener
MHP
MP Mukadder Başeğmez
Virtue
Sidika Aydoğan
CHP
Sacid Yıldız
CHP
İhsan Barutçu
MHP / Independent
MP Osman Yumakoğulları
Virtue
Halil Akyüz
CHP
Sebahat Tuncel
Independent
Abdullah Levent Tüzel
Independent / HDP
MP Esat Öz
MHP
Ahmet Güryüz Ketenci
CHP
Esfender Korkmaz
CHP
Sabahat Akkiraz
CHP
MP Mehmet Gül
MHP
İsmet Atalay
CHP
Hasan Macit
CHP
Erdoğan Toprak
CHP
MP Mehmet Pak
MHP
Şükrü Mustafa Elekdağ
CHP
Umut Oran
CHP
MP No seat Birgen Keleş
CHP
Süleyman Çelebi
CHP
MP No seat Zeynep Damla Gürel
CHP
Hüseyin Mert
CHP
Oktay Ekşi
CHP
MP No seat Mehmet Ali Özpolat
CHP
Binnaz Toprak
CHP
MP No seat Faik Tunay
CHP
MP No seat Ali Özgündüz
CHP
MP No seat Ferit Mevlüt Aslanoğlu
CHP
MP No seat

General electionsEdit

2011Edit

General Election 2011: Istanbul (III)[8][9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
AK Party 1,265,826 49.01  3.16
CHP 790,484 30.61  5.52
MHP 257,456 9.97  1.50
Independent 156,478 6.06  0.01
Felicity 35,302 1.37  1.18
HAS Party 17,927 0.69  0.69
BBP 15,495 0.60  0.60
Democrat 11,693 0.45  2.59
HEPAR 11,064 0.43  0.43
TKP 6,188 0.24  0.04
DSP 5,996 0.23 N/A
Nation 5,830 0.23  0.23
Nationalist Conservative 1,791 0.07  0.07
Liberal Democrat 1,146 0.04  0.05
DYP No candidates 0 0.00  0.00
Labour No candidates 0 0.00  0.00
Total votes 2,582,676 100.00
Rejected ballots 57,378 2.17  2.63
Turnout 2,640,054 86.43  5.55
AK Party hold Majority 475,342 18.41  2.35

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.ysk.gov.tr/ysk/docs/2011MilletvekiliSecimi/KesinSonuclar/istanbul3.pdf
  2. ^ "Allocation of Turkey's parliamentary MPs by province" (PDF). 2011 general election literature. Supreme Electoral Commission of Turkey. Retrieved 30 December 2012.
  3. ^ "TBMM 24.Dönem Milletvekili Listesi". Retrieved 10 January 2015.
  4. ^ "TBMM 23.Dönem Milletvekili Listesi". Retrieved 10 January 2015.
  5. ^ "TBMM 22.Dönem Milletvekili Listesi". Retrieved 10 January 2015.
  6. ^ "TBMM 21.Dönem Milletvekili Listesi". Retrieved 10 January 2015.
  7. ^ http://hurarsiv.hurriyet.com.tr/goster/ShowNew.aspx?id=-75237
  8. ^ http://www.ysk.gov.tr/ysk/docs/2011MilletvekiliSecimi/KesinSonuclar/istanbul3.pdf
  9. ^ http://www.sabah.com.tr/gundem/2011/04/29/iste.milletvekili.kesin.aday.listeleri?paging=44

Coordinates: 37°50′N 34°45′E / 37.833°N 34.750°E / 37.833; 34.750