Vor 2 Tagen · Federal elections were held in Germany on 24 September 2017 to elect the members of the 19th Bundestag. At stake were at least 598 seats in the Bundestag, as well as 111 overhang and leveling seats determined thereafter.
- 61,688,485 0.4%
- 46,976,341 (76.2%) 4.7pp
16. Mai 2023 · This is a breakdown of the results of the 2017 German federal election. The following tables display detailed results in each of the sixteen states and all 299 single-member constituencies.
- 76.2% 4.7pp
- Composition of The Federal Convention
The Bundesversammlung was composed as follows: In the Federal Convention, a candidate needs a majority (at least 631 votes) to become President. If no candidate gets a majority of votes in the first two ballots, a plurality is sufficient on the third ballot.
Every member of the Federal Convention (members of the Bundestag and state electors, once they are elected by their respective state parliament) can propose candidates for the presidency. It is required that the President be a German citizen and at least 40 years old. Every candidate has to declare their consent to running. Candidates can be propos...
The 16th Federal Convention elected Frank-Walter Steinmeier on the first ballot.He entered office on 19 March 2017.
- Frank-Walter Steinmeier
11. Mai 2023 · The 2017 German federal election was held in Germany on 24 September 2017. The Christian Democratic Union won 33% of the vote, but both them and the Social Democratic Party lost many seats. The Alternative for Germany and Free Democratic Party both entered parliament and made great gains.
Vor 2 Tagen · Für Deutschland war 2017 durch den Amtsantritt von Frank-Walter Steinmeier als neuer Bundespräsident, den Beschluss zur Einführung der „ Ehe für alle “ im deutschen Bundestag, den in Hamburg stattgefundenen G20-Gipfel sowie durch den zunächst scheiternden Versuch einer Regierungsbildung nach der Bundestagswahl im September geprägt.
Vor 2 Tagen · In the 2017 federal election, Merkel led her party to victory for the fourth time. Both CDU/CSU and SPD received a significantly lower proportion of the vote than they did in 2013, and attempted to form a coalition with the FDP and Greens. The collapse of these talks led to stalemate.
Vor einem Tag · Since 2007, the democratic socialist party The Left has been a staple in the German Bundestag, though they have never been part of the federal government. In the 2017 German federal election, the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany gained enough votes to attain representation in the parliament for the first time. Constituent ...
14. Mai 2017 · With three state elections and the Bundestag vote in the fall, 2017 is a decisive year in German politics. DW looks at key dates leading up to this fall's federal election.
Vor 2 Tagen · The 2017 federal election was held after a four-year grand coalition between the CDU/CSU and the SPD. Though the CDU/CSU remained the biggest parliamentary group, both it and the SPD suffered significant losses. The SPD leadership, recognising the party's unsatisfactory performance after four years in government, announced that it ...
Vor 3 Tagen · In the 2017 federal election, the FDP regained its representation in the Bundestag, receiving 10.6% of the vote. After the 2021 federal election the FDP became part of governing Scholz cabinet in coalition with the Social Democratic Party of Germany and The Greens .
Vor 2 Tagen · This article lists political parties in Germany. The Federal Republic of Germany has a plural multi party system. The largest by members and parliament seats are the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), with its sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU) and Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD).
Vor einem Tag · Das Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft (IW) prognostizierte 2017, die Bevölkerung Deutschlands werde durch Einwanderung weiter wachsen und im Jahr 2035 rund 83,1 Mio. Menschen umfassen.