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List of ruling political parties by country

This is a list of political parties by country, in the form of a table with a link to an overview of political parties in each country and showing which party system is dominant in each country. A political party is a political organization subscribing to a certain ideology or formed around very special issues with the aim to participate in power, usually by participating in elections. Individual parties are properly listed in separate articles under each nation.

The ruling party in a parliamentary system is the political party or coalition of the majority in parliament. It generally forms the central government. Template:Compact ToC

Table

A

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Akrotiri and Dhekelia (no actual political parties exist) No elections
23x15px Åland C, ÅS, LPÅ, M, ObS, ÅF Åland Centre, Åland Social Democrats, Moderates of Åland, Non-aligned Coalition 2011 legislative election
23x15px Albania PS, PD, LSI, PDIU, PR, PBDNJ, PKDSH Socialist Party of Albania,
Socialist Movement for Integration, Unity for Human Rights Party, Christian Democratic Party of Albania
2013 parliamentary election
23x15px Alderney (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2012 general election
23x15px Algeria FLN, RND National Liberation Front, National Rally for Democracy 2012 legislative election
2014 presidential election
23x15px American Samoa Dem 2010 legislative election
23x15px Andorra DA, PS, UL Democrats for Andorra
Communal Action of Ordino, United for Progress, Massana Movement, Coalition of Independents
2011 parliamentary election
23x15px Angola MPLA-PT Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola
Party of Labour
2012 legislative election
23x15px Anguilla ANA, AUF, AUM Anguilla United Front:
Anguilla National Alliance, Anguilla Democratic Party
2010 general election
23x15px Antigua and Barbuda ALP, UPP United Progressive Party 2009 general election
23x15px Argentina PJ, UCR, PS, PRO Front for Victory (FPV) - Justicialist Party (PJ) 2011 general election
2013 legislative election
23x15px Armenia HHK Republican Party of Armenia 2012 parliamentary election
23x15px Aruba AVP, MEP Aruban People's Party 2009 general election
23x15px Ascension Island (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2011 general election
23x15px Australia ALP, LP/NAT Coalition of the Liberal Party and the National Party 2013 federal election
23x15px Austria SPÖ, ÖVP, FPÖ, GRÜNE, TS, NEOS Social Democratic Party of Austria,
Austrian People's Party
2013 legislative election
23x15px Azerbaijan YAP New Azerbaijan Party 2010 parliamentary election
23x15px Azores PS

B

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Bahamas FNM, PLP Progressive Liberal Party Bahamian general election, 2012
23x15px Bahrain (de facto a non-party system)[1] Al Wefaq 2010 parliamentary election
23x15px Bangladesh AL, BJD Grand Alliance: Bangladesh Awami League, Jatiya Party, Jatiyo Samajtantrik Dal, Workers Party of Bangladesh, Liberal Democratic Party 2014 general election
23x15px Barbados BLP, DLP Democratic Labour Party 2008 general election
23x15px Belarus (de facto a non-party system)[2] Communist Party of Belarus, Agrarian Party, Republican Party of Labour and Justice 2012 parliamentary election
23x15px Belgium CD&V, CDH, PS, SPA, VLD, MR, Ecolo, Groen, N-VA, VB, PTB–GO!/PVDA+, PP New Flemish Alliance, Christian Democratic and Flemish, Reform Movement, Open VLD 2014 general election
23x15px Belize PUP, UDP United Democratic Party 2008 legislative election
23x15px Benin FARD, UDBN Cauri Forces for an Emerging Benin 2007 parliamentary election
23x15px Bermuda PLP, OBA One Bermuda Alliance 2012 general election
23x15px Bhutan DPT Bhutan Peace and Prosperity Party 2008 general election
23x15px Bolivia MAS, CUD, PDC, MSM, PVB Movement for Socialism – Political Instrument for the Sovereignty of the Peoples 2014 general election
23x15px Bonaire PDB, UPB
23x15px Bosnia and Herzegovina HDZ-BiH, PDP, SBiH, SDA, SDP, SDS, SNSD (none) 2010 general election
23x15px Botswana BDP Botswana Democratic Party 2009 general election
23x15px Brazil PT, PMDB, PSDB, PSD, PSB, PP, PR, PTB, DEM, PDT, PRB, SD, PSC, PROS, PCdoB, PPS, PV, PSOL With the strength of the people alliance: Workers' Party (PT), Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (PMDB), Social Democratic Party (PSD), Progressive Party (PP), Party of the Republic (PR), Democratic Labour Party (PDT), Brazilian Republican Party (PRB), Republican Party of the Social Order (PROS), Communist Party of Brazil (PCdoB) 2014 general election
23x15px British Indian Ocean Territory (no actual political parties exist) No elections
23x15px British Virgin Islands NDP, VIP National Democratic Party 2011 general election
23x15px Brunei (absolute monarchy; no actual political parties)[3] No elections
23x15px Bulgaria GERB, KB, DPS, RB, PF, BBC, ATAKA, ABV GERB, RB, ABV 2014 parliamentary election
23x15px Burkina Faso CDP Congress for Democracy and Progress 2007 parliamentary election
23x15px Burma USDP (none) 2010 general election, 2012 by-elections
23x15px Burundi CNDD-FDD, FRODEBU, UPRONA National Council for the Defense of Democracy –
Forces for the Defense of Democracy
2005 legislative election

C

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Cambodia CPP, CNRP Cambodian People's Party (Kanakpak Pracheachon Kampuchea) 2013 parliamentary election
23x15px Cameroon RDPC Cameroon People's Democratic Movement 2007 parliamentary election
23x15px Canada CPC, NDP, LP, BQ, GP Conservative Party of Canada 2011 federal election
23x15px Cape Verde MPD, PAICV African Party for the Independence of Cape Verde 2011 parliamentary election
23x15px Cayman Islands PPM, UDP People's Progressive Movement 2013 general election
23x15px Central African Republic FPP, KNK, MLPC National Convergence "Kwa Na Kwa" 2011 general election
23x15px Chad MPS, RNDP Patriotic Salvation Movement 2011 parliamentary election
23x15px Chechnya (de facto a non-party system)[4]
23x15px Chile UDI, DC, RN, PS, PPD, PCC, PRSD, MAS Nueva Mayoría: Socialist Party (PS), Christian Democratic Party (PDC), Party for Democracy (PPD), Communist Party (PCC), Social Democrat Radical Party (PRSD), Broad Social Movement (MAS), Citizen Left (IS), Northern Force Party 2013 general elections
23x15px People's Republic of China CPC Communist Party of China 2008 congressional election
23x15px Christmas Island (no actual political parties exist)
23x15px Cocos Islands (no actual political parties exist)
23x15px Colombia PSUN, PC, PL, CD, CR, PDA, AV National Unity alliance: Social Party of National Unity (PSUN), Liberal Party (PL), Radical Change (CR) 2014 legislative election
2014 presidential election
23x15px Comoros BM, CRC, PRC [5] Baobab coalition 2009 legislative election
23x15px Congo (Brazzaville) FDU Congolese Party of Labour 2007 parliamentary election
23x15px Congo (Kinshasa) PALU, PPRD Alliance of the Presidential Majority 2006 general election
2007 senate election
23x15px Cook Islands CIP, DP, OCI Cook Islands Party 2014 general election
23x15px Costa Rica PLN, PAC, FA, PUSC, PML Citizens' Action Party (PAC) 2014 general election
23x15px Côte d'Ivoire FPI, MPCI/FNCI, PDCI Rally of the Republicans 2011 parliamentary election
23x15px Croatia HDZ, KK, SDP Kukuriku coalition: Social Democratic Party, Croatian People's Party – Liberal Democrats, Istrian Democratic Assembly, Croatian Party of Pensioners 2011 parliamentary election
23x15px Cuba PCC Communist Party of Cuba 2013 parliamentary election
23x15px Curaçao MFK
23x15px Cyprus DISY, AKEL, DIKO, EDEK, Evroko, KOP Democratic Rally, European Party (Cyprus) 2013 presidential election
23x15px Czech Republic ČSSD, ANO 2011, KSČM, TOP09, ODS, ÚSVIT, KDU-ČSL Czech Social Democratic Party, ANO 2011, Christian and Democratic Union – Czechoslovak People's Party 2013 legislative election
2013 presidential election

D

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Denmark EL, SF, SD, RV, LA, V, K, DF Social Democrats, Social Liberal Party 2011 parliamentary election
23x15px Djibouti RPP/UMP People's Rally for Progress 2008 parliamentary election
23x15px Dominica DUWP, LPD Dominica Labour Party 2014 general election
23x15px Dominican Republic PLD,PRD,PRSC,PCR,PQD,FPN PLD, PRD Dominican Liberation Party 2010 parliamentary election
2012 presidential election

E

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px East Timor FRETILIN, PD, UDC/CNRT Revolutionary Front for an Independent East Timor, National Congress for Timorese Reconstruction, Social Democratic Party, Timorese Social Democratic Association 2007 parliamentary elections, 2007 presidential elections
23x15px Ecuador AP, CREO, PSP, PSC, UPI, PRE, others PAIS Alliance (AP) 2013 general election
23x15px Egypt New Wafd Party, Egypt Party Egyptian parliamentary election, 2011, Egyptian presidential election, 2014
23x15px El Salvador FMLN, ARENA, PCN, GANA, PDC, CD Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front (FMLN) 2012 legislative election
2014 presidential election
23x15px Equatorial Guinea PDGE Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea 2013 parliamentary election
23x15px Eritrea PFDJ People's Front for Democracy and Justice (authoritarian regime: no national elections)
23x15px Estonia ERK, ERt, Res, SDE Reform Party, Social Democratic Party, Pro Patria and Res Publica Union 2015 parliament election
23x15px Ethiopia TPLF/EPRDF Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front 2005 general election
23x15px European Union ALDE, ECR, EFDD, EPP, G-EFA, GUE-NGL, S&D European People's Party, Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 2014 parliament election

F

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Falkland Islands (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2013 general election
23x15px Faroe Islands FF, JF, T, SF, F, MF, SSF Union Party, People's Party, Social Democratic Party 2011 parliamentary elections
23x15px Fiji FFP,FLP,FUFP,NFP,OFP,PDP,SODELPA FijiFirst Party 2014 general elections
23x15px Finland KOK, SDP, PS, KESK, VAS, VIHR, SFP, KD Centre Party, National Coalition Party, Finns Party 2015 parliamentary elections
23x15px France FG, EELV, PS, PRG, MODEM, UDI, UMP, DLF, FN Socialist Party, Radical Party of the Left 2012 legislative election
2012 presidential election
23x15px French Guiana ADG, DVG, PS, UMP
23x15px French Polynesia AA/TTA, FA/ADN, OPTA/TTA, TH-FLP/UPLD, TH-UMP/UPLD, UPLD/UDSP O Porinetia To Tatou Ai'a 2008 legislative elections

G

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Gabon ADERE, PDG Gabonese Democratic Party, pro-administration majority parties 2009 presidential election
23x15px Gambia APRC Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction 2012 parliamentary election
23x15px Gaza Strip Fatah/PLO, Hamas, TWP
23x15px Georgia GD, UNM Georgian Dream 2012 legislative election
23x15px Germany CDU, CSU, SPD, The Left, Greens Christian Democratic Union, Christian Social Union, Social Democratic Party of Germany 2013 federal election
23x15px Ghana NDC, NPP National Democratic Congress 2008 parliamentary elections, 2008 presidential election
23x15px Gibraltar GSD, Alliance (GSLP/LP) Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party, Liberal Party of Gibraltar 2011 general election
23x15px Greece SYRIZA, ND, XA, TP, KKE, ANEL, PASOK Coalition of the Radical Left and Independent Greeks Greek legislative election, 2015 (Snap election)
23x15px Greenland S, IA, A, PI, D Siumut, Democrats, Atassut 2014 parliamentary election
23x15px Grenada NNP, NDC New National Party 2013 General election
23x15px Guadeloupe GUSR, PS, UMP
23x15px Guam Dem, Rep Democratic Party 2008 general election
23x15px Guatemala PP, UNE, GANA, UCN, LIDER, CREO Patriotic Party (PP) 2011 general elections
23x15px Guernsey (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2008 general election
23x15px Guinea PUP, UPG Union for the Progress of Guinea 2010 presidential election
23x15px Guinea-Bissau PAIGC, PRS African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde 2008 legislative election
23x15px Guyana PPP/C People's Progressive Party 2006 legislative election

H

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


Template:Country data Haiti Haiti Fwon Lespwa 2010-2011 general election
Template:Country data Honduras Honduras PNH, Libre, PLH, PAC National Party of Honduras 2013 general election
Template:Country data Hong Kong Hong Kong Chief Executive are required to be Nonpartisan. The Executive Council of Hong Kong includes members from Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, Business and Professionals Alliance for Hong Kong, New People's Party and Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions 2012 legislative election
2012 Chief Executive election
23x15px Hungary Fidesz – Hungarian Civic Union, Christian Democratic People's Party 2010 parliamentary election

I

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


Template:Country data Iceland Iceland Independence Party, Progressive Party 2013 general election
Template:Country data India India UPA, NDA and Other non-UPA, non-NDA parties National Democratic Alliance led by Bharatiya Janata Party 2014 general election
Template:Country data Indonesia Indonesia Great Indonesia coalition (PDI-P, NasDem, PKB, Hanura, PPP) 2014 legislative election, 2014 presidential election
Template:Country data Iran Iran [6] Moderation and Development Party 2012 legislative election, 2013 presidential election
Template:Country data Iraq Iraq
23x15px Ireland Fine Gael, Labour Party 2011 general election
Template:Country data Israel Israel LYB, YA, Hatnuah, HBY Likud, The Jewish Home, United Torah Judaism, Kulanu, Shas 2015 Knesset elections
23x15px Italy PD, M5S, FI, NCD, SEL, LN, SC, UdC, FdI-AN Grand coalition (PD, NCD, SC, UdC) 2013 general election

J

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


Template:Country data Jamaica Jamaica PNP,JLP People's National Party 2011 general election
Template:Country data Japan Japan Liberal Democratic Party (Japan), Komeito 2014 general election
23x15px Jersey [7] (none) 2008 general elections
Template:Country data Jordan Jordan [8] (none) 2010 parliamentary elections

K

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


Template:Country data Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nur Otan 2011 presidential election
2012 parliamentary election
Template:Country data Kenya Kenya Party of National Unity, Orange Democratic Movement 2007 general election
Template:Country data Kiribati Kiribati Pillars of Truth Kiribati presidential election, 2007
Template:Country data Kuwait Kuwait (no actual political parties exist)
Template:Country data Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan Social Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan, Ata-Zhurt 2010 parliamentary election
2011 presidential election
23x15px Kosovo Democratic League of Kosovo, Democratic Party of Kosovo, Serb List, Turkish Democratic Party of Kosovo, Movement for Unification, Justice Party, Democratic Alternative for Kosovo, Vakat Coalition 2014 parliamentary election 2014

L

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Laos Lao People's Revolutionary Party Laotian parliamentary election, 2011
23x15px Latvia Unity, Union of Greens and Farmers, National Alliance Latvian parliamentary election, 2014
23x15px Lebanon March 8 Alliance, Progressive Socialist Party Lebanese general election, 2009
23x15px Lesotho Lesotho Congress for Democracy
23x15px Liberia Unity Party Liberian general election, 2005
23x15px Libya National Forces Alliance Libyan General National Congress election, 2012
23x15px Liechtenstein FBP, VU, DU, FL Progressive Citizens' Party, Patriotic Union Liechtenstein general election, 2013
23x15px Lithuania Social Democratic Party of Lithuania, Labour Party, Order and Justice 2014 presidential election
2012 parliamentary election
23x15px Luxembourg Democratic Party, Luxembourg Socialist Workers' Party, The Greens Luxembourgian legislative election, 2009

M

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Macau
23x15px Macedonia VMRO-DPMNE 2014 parliamentary election
23x15px Madagascar
23x15px Malawi
23x15px Malaysia National Front 2013 general election
23x15px Maldives (none) 2008 presidential election
23x15px Mali
23x15px Malta Labour Party Maltese general election, 2013
23x15px Man (none) 2011 general election
23x15px Marshall Islands
23x15px Mauritania [9]
23x15px Mauritius Alliance Lepep (Coalition of MSM, PMSD, ML) 2014
23x15px Mayotte
23x15px Mexico PRI, PAN, PRD, PT, MC, PVEM Institutional Revolutionary Party 2009 legislative elections
2012 general election
23x15px Federated States of Micronesia (no actual political parties exist)
23x15px Moldova Pro-European Coalition (Liberal Democratic Party of Moldova, Democratic Party of Moldova, Liberal Party Reform Council) Moldovan parliamentary election, 2010
23x15px Monaco Non-partisan government Monegasque general election, 2013
23x15px Mongolia Democratic Party, Mongolian People's Revolutionary Party, Civil Will-Green Party, Mongolian National Democratic Party Mongolian legislative election, 2012
23x15px Montenegro Democratic Party of Socialists of Montenegro, Social Democratic Party of Montenegro, Liberal Party of Montenegro Montenegrin parliamentary election, 2009
23x15px Montserrat
23x15px Morocco Justice and Development Party
23x15px Mozambique

N

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Nagorno-Karabakh
23x15px Namibia SWAPO South West Africa People's Organization 2009 general election
23x15px Nauru (no parties in Parliament)
File:Flag of Nepal.svg Nepal Nepali Congress, Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist–Leninist) 2013 Constituent Assembly election
23x15px Netherlands People's Party for Freedom and Democracy, Labour party 2012 general election
23x15px New Caledonia
23x15px New Zealand National Party, ACT, Māori Party, United Future 2014 general election
23x15px Nicaragua FSLN, PLI, PLC Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) 2011 general elections
23x15px Niger
23x15px Nigeria APC All Progressive Congress 2015 general election
23x15px Niue (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2011 general election
23x15px Norfolk Island (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2013 general election
23x15px Northern Cyprus Republican Turkish Party, Democratic Party, Communal Democracy Party 2010 presidential election
2013 parliamentary election
Template:Country data North Korea North Korea Workers' Party of Korea, Korean Social Democratic Party, Cheondoist Chongu Party 2009 parliamentary election
23x15px Northern Marianas
23x15px Norway Conservative Party, Progress Party 2013 parliamentary election

O

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Oman (no actual political parties exist)

P

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Pakistan Pakistan Muslim League (N) 2013 general elections
23x15px Palau (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2012 general election
23x15px Palestinian National Authority Fatah, Hamas 2006 legislative elections
23x15px Panama CD, PRD, PP People First: Panameñista Party (PP), Popular Party 2014 general elections
23x15px Papua New Guinea People's National Congress Party (as coalition leader) 2012 general elections
23x15px Paraguay Col, PLRA, FG Colorado Party 2013 general elections
23x15px Peru PNP, F2011, PP, APRA Gana Perú Alliance: Peruvian Nationalist Party, others 2011 general elections
23x15px Philippines LP, NP, NPC, Lakas, NUP, UNA, Akbayan, Makabayan Liberal Party 2010 general elections
2010 presidential elections
23x15px Pitcairn Islands (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2010 general elections
23x15px Poland PO, PiS, RP, PSL, SLD, SP Civic Platform (PO), Polish People's Party (PSL) 2010 presidential election
2011 parliamentary elections
23x15px Portugal PSD, PS, CDS-PP, CDU, BE Social Democratic Party (PSD), People's Party (CDS-PP) 2011 presidential election
2011 parliamentary election
23x15px Puerto Rico PPD, PNP Popular Democratic Party (PPD) 2012 general elections

Q

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Qatar (no actual political parties exist)

R

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Romania Social Democratic Party, National Union for the Progress of Romania, Conservative Party, Liberal Reformist Party 2012 legislative election
2014 presidential election
23x15px Russia United Russia 2011 legislative election
2012 presidential election
23x15px Rwanda Rwandan Patriotic Front 2013 parliamentary election

S

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Saint Helena Saint Helena Democratic Party 2005
23x15px Saint Kitts and Nevis No information
23x15px Saint Lucia No information
23x15px Saint Pierre and Miquelon No information
23x15px Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Unity Labour Party 2010 general election
23x15px Samoa Human Rights Protection Party 2006 general election
23x15px San Marino San Marino Common Good (Sammarinese Christian Democratic Party-We Sammarinese; Party of Socialists and Democrats; Popular Alliance) 2012 general election
23x15px São Tomé and Príncipe No information
23x15px Saudi Arabia (absolute monarchy: no political parties exist) No national elections
23x15px Senegal No information
23x15px Serbia Serbian Progressive Party, Social Democratic Party of Serbia, New Serbia, Serbian Renewal Movement, Movement of Socialists, Socialist Party of Serbia, Party of United Pensioners of Serbia, United Serbia 2014 parliamentary election
23x15px Seychelles No information
23x15px Sierra Leone No information
23x15px Singapore People's Action Party 2011 general election
23x15px Slovakia Direction – Social Democracy 2012 parliamentary election
23x15px Slovenia Party of Miro Cerar; Social Democrats; DeSUS 2014 parliamentary election
23x15px Solomon Islands National Coalition for Reform and Advancement 2010 general elections
23x15px Somalia Peace and Development Party 2012 presidential elections
23x15px South Africa African National Congress 2009 general election
Template:Country data South Korea South Korea Saenuri Party 2012 presidential election
23x15px South Sudan Sudan People's Liberation Army 2010 general election
23x15px Spain People's Party 2011 general election
23x15px Sri Lanka UPFA, UNF, TNA, DNA, UCPF, TMVP, SMBP, TULF, TNPF, DPLF United People's Freedom Alliance (consists of All Ceylon Muslim Congress, Ceylon Workers' Congress, Communist Party of Sri Lanka, Eelam People's Democratic Party, Jathika Hela Urumaya, Lanka Sama Samaja Party, Mahajana Eksath Peramuna, National Congress, National Freedom Front, Sri Lanka Freedom Party, Up-Country People's Front) 2010 general election
23x15px Sudan NC, DUP, PCP, UP, SCP National Congress 2015 general election
23x15px Suriname No information
23x15px Swaziland (no actual political parties exist)
23x15px Sweden Swedish Social Democratic Party, Environment Party The Greens 2014 general election
23x16px Switzerland FDP.The Liberals, Social Democratic Party, Christian Democratic People's Party, Swiss People's Party, Conservative Democratic Party 2011 federal election
23x15px Syria Ba'ath Party National Progressive Front, Syrian Social Nationalist Party 2012 parliamentary election
2014 presidential election

T

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Republic of China (Taiwan) KMT, DDP, TSU, PFP, NPSU and other Kuomintang 2012 legislative election
2012 presidential election
23x15px Tajikistan PDPT People's Democratic Party of Tajikistan 2010 parliamentary election
23x15px Tanzania Chama Cha Mapinduzi 2010 general election
23x15px Thailand Pheu Thai Party, Chartthaipattana Party, Chart Pattana Puea Pandin Party, Phalang Chon Party 2011 general election
23x15px Togo Rally of the Togolese People 2007 parliementary election
23x15px Tokelau (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2011[10]
23x15px Tonga Parliament contains non-partisan representatives of the nobility, non-partisan people's representatives, and people's representatives who are members of the DPFI. The government contains members of all these groups. 2010 general election
23x15px Transnistria
23x15px Trinidad and Tobago People's Partnership 2010 general elections
23x15px Tunisia NT, EM, FPU, PF, AT, CR, DC, NDI, PM, CL, DAP, FVP, MSD, NFS, RP Nidaa Tounes, Ennahda Movement, Free Patriotic Union, Afek Tounes 2014 parliamentary election
23x15px Turkey AKP, CHP, MHP, HDP Justice and Development Party 2011 general election
23x15px Turkmenistan DPT Democratic Party of Turkmenistan 2008 parliamentary election
23x15px Turks and Caicos PDM, PNP Progressive National Party 2012 general election
23x15px Tuvalu (Non-partisan democracy: no actual political parties exist) 2010 general election

U

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Uganda NRM National Resistance Movement 2011 general elections
23x15px Ukraine PPB, PF, UDAR, SR, Bat, PoR, Petro Poroshenko Bloc, People's Front, Self Reliance, Radical Party, Fatherland 2014 parliamentary elections
23x15px United Arab Emirates UAE is a de jure non-partisan semi-democratic state since all political parties were outlawed. The Federal National Council (al-Majlis al-Watani al-Ittihadi) is the UAE’s parliamentary body and consists of 40 members, representing the Emirates, half appointed by the rulers of the constituent states and the other half elected to serve two-year terms, with only advisory tasks. 2011 parliamentary election
23x15px United Kingdom Cons, Lab, SNP Conservative Party 2015 general election
23x15px United States Dem, Rep Democratic Party (President), Republican Party (Legislature) 2012 general elections
2014 congressional elections
23x15px Uruguay FA, PN, Col, PI Broad Front (FA) 2014 general elections
23x15px Uzbekistan ULDP, UNRDP, PDPU, JSDP, EM Uzbekistan Liberal Democratic Party 2014-2015 parliamentary elections

V

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Vanuatu VP, UMP, PPP, NUP Broad coalition led by a member of the Green Confederation 2012 general elections
23x16px Vatican City (elective absolute monarchy: no actual political party) 2013 Papal conclave
23x15px Venezuela PSUV, MUD, PPT Great Patriotic Pole: United Socialist Party of Venezuela, Communist Party of Venezuela, Podemos, Tupamaro and others 2010 parliamentary elections
2013 presidential elections
23x15px Vietnam CPV Communist Party of Vietnam 2011 parliamentary elections
2011 presidential election
23x15px Virgin Islands of the United States Dem, Rep, ICM Democratic Party of the Virgin Islands 2014 general elections

W

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Wallis and Futuna (none) 2012 Territorial Assembly elections
23x15px Western Sahara Polisario Front 2008 legislative elections

Y

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Yemen GPC General People's Congress 2012 presidential election

Z

Country
</b>Country name links to list of political parties
Party system Ruling party or coalition Last Election
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party


23x15px Zambia Patriotic Front Zambian general election, 2011
23x15px Zimbabwe ZANU-PF, MDC Zimbabwe African National Union – Patriotic Front, Movement for Democratic Change Zimbabwean general election, 2013

See also

References

  1. ^ Parties must operate within the monarchic system in Bahrain.
  2. ^ Belarus is usually considered a dictatorship in which only parties loyal to the president are allowed.
  3. ^ Small parties exist, but have no power.
  4. ^ Actually, two political entities, the anti-Moscow “Chechen Republic of Ichkeria” and the pro-Moscow “Republic of Chechnya” exist. Both, however, can neither be considered partisan (with, similar to Belarus, the only legal party subordinated to the “president” in the latter one) nor real democracies.
  5. ^ The Comoros have two main "Camps": Federalists (supporters of the central government) and Autonomists (supporters of the three island presidents).
  6. ^ Iran's parties must adhere to a religious system of governance.
  7. ^ Independent politicians dominate Jersey's political system.
  8. ^ Parties must operate within the monarchic system in Jordan.
  9. ^ The party system in Mauritania is in transition.
  10. ^ "Tokelau", New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 2013

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