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Sivas (electoral district)

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Electorate  431,792
Turnout at last election  86.79%
Province  Sivas
Created  1920
AK Party  3 / 5
Sivas (electoral district)
Seats  5 Historical 6 (1999-2011) 7 (1995-1999) 6 (1991-1995) 7 (1983-1991) 8 (1977-1983) 9 (1973-1977) 10 (1969-1973) 11 (1965-1969) 11 (1961-1969) 15 (1957-1961) 14 (1954-1957)
MPs  List İsmet Yılmaz AKP Mesude Nursuna Memecan AKP Hilmi Bilgin AKP Ali Turan AKP Malik Ecder Özdemir CHP

Sivas is an electoral district of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey. It elects two 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.

Members

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. The number of seats allocated to Sivas has gradually fallen over the last half-century from a high of fifteen in the 1950s to four seats today.

References

Sivas (electoral district) Wikipedia


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