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Diyarbakır is an electoral district of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey. It elects ten members of parliament (deputies) to represent the province of the same name for a four-year term by the D'Hondt method, a party-list proportional representation system.

Diyarbakır
electoral district
for the Grand National Assembly of Turkey
Diyarbakır highlighted in red on a beige political map of Turkeym
Diyarbakır shown within Turkey
ProvinceDiyarbakır
Electorate867,711
Current electoral district
Created1920
Seats11
Turnout at last election81.26%[1]
HDP
9 / 11
AK Party
2 / 11

Contents

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.

MPs for Diyarbakır, 2002 onwards[2][3][4][5]
Election 2002 (22nd parliament) 2007 (23rd parliament) 2011 (24th parliament) June 2015 (25th parliament) Nov 2015 (26th parliament)
MP Aziz Akgül
AKP
Kutbettin Arzu
AKP
Cuma İçten
AKP
Cevdet Yılmaz
AKP
Ebubekir Bal
AKP
MP İhsan Arslan
AKP
Mehmet Galip Ensarioğlu
AKP
Edib Berk
HDP
Mehmet Galip Ensarioğlu
AKP
MP Oslam Arslan
AKP
Mehmet Süleyman Hamzaoğulları
AKP
Feleknas Uca
HDP
MP Mehmet Mehdi Eker
AKP
Çağlar Demirel
HDP
MP Ali İhsan Merdanoğlu
AKP
Mine Lök Beyaz
AKP
Ziya Pir
HDP
MP Cavit Torun
AKP
Abdurrahman Kurt
AKP
Oya Eronat
AKP
İmam Taşçıer
HDP
MP Mehmet Fehmi Uyanık
AKP
Akın Birdal
Independent
Leyla Zana
Independent
Sibel Yiğitalp
HDP
MP İrfan Riza Yazıcıoğlu
AKP
Selahattin Demirtaş
Independent
Altan Tan
Independent / HDP
MP Mesut Değer
CHP
Gülten Kışanak
Independent
Emine Ayna
Independent
İdris Baluken
HDP
MP Muhsin Koçyiğit
CHP
Aysel Tuğluk
Independent
Nursel Aydoğan
Independent / HDP
MP No seat Şerafettin Elçi
Independent / HDP
Nimetullah Erdoğmuş
HDP

General electionsEdit

2018Edit

Electorate Ballot boxes
1.048.908 3.311
Abbr. Party Votes %
HDP Peoples' Democratic Party 558.119 65.54
AKP Justice and Development Party 182.713 21.46
Independent 37.753 4.43
IYIPARTI Good Party 23.773 2.79
CHP Republican People's Party 21.285 2.50
SP Felicity Party 14.363 1.69
MHP Nationalist Movement Party 11.965 1.41
VATAN Patriotic Party 1.560 0.18
HÜDA-PAR Free Cause Party 32 0.00
Total 851.563
Invalid / blank 30.065
Turnout 84.05
source: HT

Presidential electionsEdit

2018Edit

Electorate Ballot boxes
1.023.391 3.311
Abbr. Candidate Votes %
HDP Selahattin Demirtaş 534.282 64.34
AKP Recep Tayyip Erdoğan 227.456 27.39
CHP Muharrem İnce 51.274 6.17
IYIPARTI Meral Akşener 8.424 1.01
SP Temel Karamollaoğlu 8.028 0.97
VATAN Doğu Perinçek 1.003 0.12
Total 830.467
Invalid / blank 26.912
Turnout 83.78
source: HT

2014Edit

Presidential Election 2014: Diyarbakır[6]
Party Candidate Votes %
HDP Selahattin Demirtaş 510,390 79.82
AK Party Recep Tayyip Erdoğan 114,115 17.86
Independent Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu 15,015 2.35
Total votes 639,520 100.00
Rejected ballots 10,977 1.69
Turnout 650,497 70.20
Selahattin Demirtaş win

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.ysk.gov.tr/ysk/docs/2011MilletvekiliSecimi/KesinSonuclar/diyarbakir.pdf
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-01-05. Retrieved 2015-01-10.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-01-05. Retrieved 2015-01-10.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-01-05. Retrieved 2015-01-10.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-01-05. Retrieved 2015-01-10.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ http://www.ysk.gov.tr/ysk/docs/2011MilletvekiliSecimi/KesinSonuclar/igdir.pdf

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