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Kırıkkale is an electoral district of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey. It elects sıx 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.

Kırıkkale
electoral district
for the Grand National Assembly of Turkey
Kırıkkale highlighted in red on a beige political map of Turkeym
Kırıkkale shown within Turkey
ProvinceKırıkkale
Electorate196,198
Current electoral district
Created1991
Seats3
MPs
Turnout at last election87.46%
AK Party
2 / 3
MHP
1 / 3

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. Kırklareli's seat allocation has been three seats since 1999.

MPs for Kırıkkale, 1999 onwards
Seat 1999 (21st parliament) 2002 (22nd parliament) 2007 (23rd parliament) 2011 (24th parliament) June 2015 (25th parliament)
1 Nihat Gökbulut
Anavatan
Vahit Erdem
AK Party
Beşir Atalay
AK Party
Ramazan Can
AK Party
2 Hacı Filiz
DYP
Murat Yılmazer
AK Party
Mustafa Özbayrak
AK Party
Oğuz Kağan Köksal
AK Party
3 Kemal Albayarak
FP
Ramazan Can
AK Party
Turan Kıratlı
AK Party
Ramazan Can
AK Party
Seyit Ahmet Göçer
MHP
4 Osman Durmuş
MHP
Halil Tiryaki
CHP
Osman Durmuş
MHP
Seat abolished

General electionsEdit

2011Edit

General Election 2011: Kırıkkale[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
AK Party 105,036 62.11  4.14
MHP 31,802 18.81  3.70
CHP 25,620 15.15  3.65
Felicity 1,675 0.99  0.83
HAS Party 1,606 0.95  0.95
BBP 1,436 0.85  0.85
Democrat 681 0.40  2.76
DYP 246 0.15  0.15
DSP 230 0.14 N/A[3]
HEPAR 217 0.13  0.13
Labour 185 0.11  0.03
Nationalist Conservative 125 0.07  0.07
TKP 103 0.06  0.00
Nation 96 0.06  0.06
Liberal Democrat 49 0.03  0.07
Total votes 169,107 100.00
Rejected ballots 3,025 1.76  0.91
Turnout 171,592 87.46  5.08
AK Party hold Majority 73,234 43.31  7.82

2007Edit

General Election 2007: Kırıkkale[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
AK Party 91,132 57.99  8.87
MHP 35,361 22.50  8.40
CHP 18,079 11.50  1.35
Democrat 4,967 3.16 [5] 6.71
Felicity 2,865 1.82  0.11
GP 1,539 0.98  3.48
ATP 1,145 0.73  0.73
HYP 532 0.34  0.34
İP 500 0.32  0.07
BTP 437 0.28  0.04
Labour 210 0.13  0.13
Liberal Democrat 157 0.10  0.02
ÖDP 127 0.08  0.02
TKP 107 0.07  0.03
Total votes 158,498 100.00
Rejected ballots 1,340 0.85  1.68
Turnout 158,498 82.38  2.19
AK Party hold Majority 55,771 35.49  1.24

Presidential electionsEdit

2014Edit

Presidential Election 2014: Kırıkkale[6]
Party Candidate Votes %
AK Party Recep Tayyip Erdoğan 91,931 63.96
Independent Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu 50,023 34.80
HDP Selahattin Demirtaş 1,787 1.24
Total votes 143,741 100.00
Rejected ballots 2,855 1.95
Turnout 146,596 75.21
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan win

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.sabah.com.tr/gundem/2011/04/29/iste-milletvekili-kesin-aday-listeleri?paging=53
  2. ^ [1] Turkish electoral commission
  3. ^ The Democratic Left Party (DSP) fielded joint candidates under the CHP party list in 2007.
  4. ^ [2] Turkish electoral commission
  5. ^ Compared to the True Path Party, which was the Democrat Party's previous name during the 2002 election.
  6. ^ http://www.ysk.gov.tr/ysk/content/conn/YSKUCM/path/Contribution%20Folders/HaberDosya/CB-AdayOylari-ilBazında-2014.pdf