Konya (electoral district)

Konya is an electoral district of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey. It elects fourteen 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.

Konya
electoral district
for the Grand National Assembly of Turkey
Konya highlighted in red on a beige political map of Turkeym
Konya shown within Turkey
ProvinceKonya
Electorate1,346,215
Current electoral district
Created1920
Seats14
MPs
Turnout at last election88.04%
AK Party
11 / 14
MHP
2 / 14
CHP
1 / 14

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. At the last election Konya's seat allocation fell to fourteen, having been at sixteen since 1995.

MPs for Konya, 1999 onwards
Seat 1999 (21st parliament) 2002 (22nd parliament) 2007 (23rd parliament) 2011 (24th parliament) June 2015 (25th parliament)
1 Mehmet Ali Yavuz
DYP
Abdullah Çetinkaya
AKP
Ahmet Davutoğlu
AKP
2 Mehmet Gölhan
DYP
Harun Tüfekci
AKP
Halil Etyemez
AKP
3 Remzi Çetin
FP
Remzi Çetin
AKP
Ayşe Türkmenoğlu
AKP
Abdullah Ağralı
AKP
4 Hüseyin Arı
FP
Ahmet Işık
AKP
Mustafa Kabakcı
AKP
Mehmet Babaoğlu
AKP
5 Teoman Rıza Güneri
FP
Ahmet Büyükakkaşlar
AKP
Kerim Özkul
AKP
Leyla Şahin Usta
AKP
6 Veysel Candan
FP
Hasan Angı
AKP
İlhan Yerlikaya
AKP
Muhammet Uğur Kaleli
AKP
7 Lütfi Yalman
FP
Kerim Özkul
AKP
Cem Zorlu
AKP
Ziya Altunyaldız
AKP
8 Özkan Öksüz
FP
Özkan Öksüz
AKP
Hüseyin Üzülmez
AKP
Hüsnüye Erdoğan
AKP
9 Mehmet Keçeciler
Anavatan
Orhan Erdem
AKP
Mustafa Baloğlu
AKP
10 Ali Gebeş
MHP
Muharrem Candan
AKP
Gülay Samancı
AKP
Rüveyde Gülseren Işık
AKP
11 Hasan Kaya
MHP
Sami Güçlü
AKP
Mustafa Akış
AKP
Hacı Ahmet Özdemir
AKP
12 Faruk Bal
MHP
Mehmet Kılıç
AKP
Faruk Bal
MHP
Mustafa Sait Gönen
MHP
13 Mustafa Sait Gönen
MHP
Mustafa Ünaldı
AKP
Mustafa Kalaycı
MHP
14 Ömer İzgi
MHP
Atilla Kart
CHP
Mustafa Hüsnü Bozkurt
CHP
15 Abdullah Turan Bilge
DSP
Nezir Büyükcengiz
CHP
Hüsnü Tuna
AKP
No seat
16 Mehmet Emrehan Halıcı
DSP
Halil Ürün
AKP
Ali Öztürk
AKP
No seat

General electionsEdit

2011Edit

Unelected candidates in small text.

2011 Turkish general election: Konya[1]
List Candidates Votes % ±
AK Party Ahmet Davutoğlu, Kerim Özkul, İlhan Yerlikaya, Ayşe Türkmenoğlu, Cem Zorlu, Hüseyin Üzülmez, Mustafa Baloğlu, Mustafa Kabakcı, Gülay Samancı, Mustafa Akış, Harun Tüfekci 810,396 69.64
MHP Faruk Bal, Mustafa Kalaycı 152,633 13.12
CHP Atilla Kart 118,935 10.22
Felicity None elected 25,328 2.18
Independent None elected 15,604 1.34
BBP None elected 14,747 1.27
HAS Party None elected 13,231 1.14 N/A
Democrat None elected 6734 0.58
DSP None elected 1970 0.17 [2]
TKP None elected 1504 0.13
Nation None elected 1492 0.13
Nationalist Conservative None elected 1155 0.10
HEPAR None elected 0
DYP None elected 0
Labour None elected 0
Liberal Democrat None elected 0
Turnout 1,163,729 88.04

June 2015Edit

Abbr. Party Votes %
AKP Justice and Development Party 798,526 65.4%
MHP Nationalist Movement Party 200,395 16.4%
CHP Republican People's Party 118,822 9.7%
HDP Peoples' Democratic Party 50,773 4.2%
SP Felicity Party 36,377 3%
Other 15,252 1.3%
Total 1,220,145
Turnout 87.12
source: YSK

November 2015Edit

Abbr. Party Votes %
AKP Justice and Development Party 938,230 74.5%
MHP Nationalist Movement Party 143,571 11.4%
CHP Republican People's Party 115,505 9.2%
HDP Peoples' Democratic Party 33,769 2.7%
SP Felicity Party 11,287 0.9%
Other 16,657 1.3%
Total 1,259,019
Turnout 88.87
source: YSK

2018Edit

Abbr. Party Votes %
AKP Justice and Development Party 771,547 58.8%
MHP Nationalist Movement Party 203,301 15.5%
CHP Republican People's Party 122,916 9.4%
IYI Good Party 118,899 9.1%
HDP Peoples' Democratic Party 43,228 3.3%
SP Felicity Party 31,092 2.4%
Other 21,969 1.7%
Total 1,312,952
Turnout 89.25
source: YSK

Presidential electionsEdit

2014Edit

Presidential Election 2014: Konya[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
AK Party Recep Tayyip Erdoğan 827,025 74.62
Independent Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu 247,488 22.33
HDP Selahattin Demirtaş 33,833 3.05
Total votes 1,108,346 100.00
Rejected ballots 29,912 2.63
Turnout 1,138,258 80.92
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan win

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1] Turkish electoral commission
  2. ^ DSP in 2011 is compared to CHP in 2007, under whose list it ran that year
  3. ^ http://www.ysk.gov.tr/ysk/content/conn/YSKUCM/path/Contribution%20Folders/HaberDosya/CB-AdayOylari-ilBazında-2014.pdf

Coordinates: 38°10′N 32°30′E / 38.167°N 32.500°E / 38.167; 32.500