2017 Slovak regional elections

Elections were held in Slovakia's 8 self-governing regions on 4 November 2017.[1]

In 2017, deputies of the Slovak National Council voted to extend the term of governors from 4 years to 5 years, and change from a 2-round election to only 1 round.[2]

The turnout was around 30%, biggest in the history of Slovak regional elections.

ResultsEdit

PresidenciesEdit

Region Winner Party Endorsing parties
Bratislava Juraj Droba[3] SaS OĽaNO, KDH, SMK, NOVA, OKS, ZZ,
Trnava Jozef Viskupič[4] OĽaNO SaS, KDH, OKS, ZZ,
Trenčín Jaroslav Baška[5] Smer-SD SNS, Most-Híd, SZ
Nitra Milan Belica[6] Smer-SD SNS, Most-Híd
Žilina Erika Jurínová[7] OĽaNO SaS, KDH, OKS, NOVA
Banská Bystrica Ján Lunter[8] Independent SaS, OĽaNO, NOVA, KDH, OKS,

, ŠANCA, Smer-SD, SNS, Most-Híd, SMK, SPOLU, PS

Prešov Milan Majerský[9] KDH SaS, OĽaNO, NOVA
Košice Rastislav Trnka[10] Independent OĽaNO, SaS, KDH, NOVA, ŠANCA

CouncilsEdit

Party Bratislava Trnava Trenčín Nitra Žilina Banská Bystrica Prešov Košice Total %
SMER-SD and allies
6 / 50
1 / 41
16 / 47
17 / 54
9 / 44
15 / 48
16 / 62
16 / 55
96 / 401
23.9
SaS and allies
17 / 50
11 / 41
9 / 47
10 / 54
11 / 44
4 / 48
21 / 62
16 / 55
99 / 401
24.7
ĽSNS 0 0 0
1 / 54
0
1 / 48
0 0
2 / 401
0.5
Other parties
2 / 50
15 / 41
0
11 / 54
4 / 44
6 / 48
3 / 62
9 / 55
50 / 401
12.5
Independents
25 / 50
14 / 41
22 / 47
15 / 54
20 / 44
22 / 48
22 / 62
14 / 55
154 / 401
38.4
Total 50 41 47 54 44 48 62 55 401 100

PollsEdit

Banská Bystrica governorshipEdit

Date Polling firm Sample size Marian Kotleba (ĽSNS) Martin Klus (SaS) Milan Urbáni (SMS) Ján Lunter (independent) Stanislav Mičev (independent) Igor Kašper (independent) Martin Juhaniak (independent) Ivan Saktor (independent) Lead
6-18 October 2017 AKO[11] 1,000 21.9% N/A 2.5% 51.2% N/A 5.0% 9.4% 1.6% 29.7%
18-26 September 2017 Focus[12] 1,023 22.2% 11.0% 1.0% 30.9% 10.4% 2.7% 8.7% 1.5% 8.7%
31-10 July/August 2017 Focus[13] 1,033 21.1% 14.4% 4.2% 21.8% 10.1% 2.7% 10.9% 4.2% 0.7%
6-15 June 2017 Focus[14] 1,002 25.9% 16.2% 4.8% 20.0% 12.9% 2.8% 10.4% 6.6% 5.9%
24-7 January/February 2017 AKO[15] 1,000 21.6% 10.1% 7.1% 9.3% 14.0% 7.9% ? ? 7.6%

Bratislava governorshipEdit

Date Polling firm Sample size Milan Ftáčnik (independent) Rudolf Kusý (independent) Pavol Frešo (independent) Juraj Droba (SaS) Daniel Krajcer (SKOK) Ján Mrva (independent) Jozef Uhler (independent) Natália Hanulíková (Greens) Lead
6-18 October 2017 AKO[16] 1,000 24.0% 18.5% 18.8% 14.6% 5.8% 8.5% ?% ?% 5.5%
28-6 September/October 2017 Focus[17] 1,014 25.5% 19.0% 16.4% 14.1% 7.1% 6.1% 4.1% 2.0% 6.5%
13-18 September 2017 AKO[18] 1,000 21.7% 15.0% 15.0% 15.2% 7.1% 6.7% 4.4% 3.6% 6.5%

Trnava governorshipEdit

Date Polling firm Sample size Tibor Mikuš (SMER-SD) Jozef Viskupič (OĽANO) József Berényi (SMK) Konrád Rigó (MOST) Jaroslav Cehlárik (independent) Lead
October 2017 AKO[19] 1,000 40.8% 30.5% 12.1% 10.1% 6.5% 10.3%

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