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Encyclopedia > List of political parties by country
See also: List of political parties by United Nations geoscheme

This is an overview of political parties by country, in the form of a table with a link to a list 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. “Political Parties” redirects here. ... The Politics series Politics Portal This box:      Politics is the process by which groups of people make decisions. ... Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      Left-Right politics or the Left-Right political spectrum is a common way of classifying political positions, political ideologies, or political parties along a one-dimensional political spectrum. ... “Leftism” redirects here. ... “Right wing” redirects here. ... Syncretic Politics involve taking political positions that attempt to reconcile seemingly opposed ideological systems, usually by combining some elements associated with the left with some associated with the right. ... A party platform, also known as an manifesto is a list of the principles which a political party supports in order to appeal to the general public for the purpose of having said partys candidates voted into office. ... A party system is a concept in political science concerning the system of government in a state where political parties exist. ... Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      A dominant-party system, or one party dominant system, is a party system where only one political party can realistically become the government, by itself or in a coalition government. ... A multi-party system is a type of party system. ... Non-partisan democracy (also no-party democracy) is a system of representative government or organization such that universal and periodic elections (by secret ballot) take place without reference to political parties or even the speeches, campaigns, nominations, or other apparatus commonly associated with democracy. ... States in which the constitution mandates power to a sole party are colored brown. ... Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      A two-party system is a form of party system where two major political parties dominate the voting in nearly all elections. ... Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      A political spectrum is a way of visualizing different political positions. ... The chart proposed by the Political Compass Organization A political compass or political diamond is a multi-axis model used to label or organize political thought on several dimensions. ... This is an overview of the ideologies of parties. ... Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      This is an overview of political parties by country, in the form of a table with a link to a list of political parties in each country and showing which party system is dominant in each country . ... Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      This is a lists of political parties by United Nations geoscheme around the world in the form of a list to the pages for each region. ... Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      This is a list of political parties around the world by ideology. ... Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      This is a lists of political parties by United Nations geoscheme around the world in the form of a list to the pages for each region. ... “Political Parties” redirects here. ... “Political Parties” redirects here. ... The Politics series Politics Portal This box:      Politics is the process by which groups of people make decisions. ... Political Ideologies Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      An ideology is an organized collection of ideas. ... This article is about the political process. ...

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A

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Abkhazia
Afghanistan[1]
Åland
Albania
Algeria
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola
Anguilla
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
Armenia
Aruba
Australia
Austria
Azerbaijan

Image File history File links Flag_of_Abkhazia. ... 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. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Aaland. ... 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. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Albania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Algeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_American_Samoa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Andorra. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Anguilla. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Antigua_and_Barbuda. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Armenia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Aruba. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Austria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Azerbaijan. ...

B

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Bahrain [2]
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium
Belize
Benin
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
British Virgin Islands
Brunei
Bulgaria
Burkina Faso
Burma
Burundi

Image File history File links Flag_of_Bahrain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bangladesh. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Barbados. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belize. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Benin. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bermuda. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bhutan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bolivia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bosnia_and_Herzegovina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Botswana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_British_Virgin_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brunei. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burkina_Faso. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Myanmar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burundi. ...

C

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Cape Verde
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China[3]
Colombia
Comoros [4]
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo (Kinshasa)
Cook Islands
Costa Rica
Côte d'Ivoire
Croatia
Cuba[5]
Cyprus
Czech Republic

Image File history File links Flag_of_Cambodia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cameroon. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cape_Verde. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Cayman_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Central_African_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chad. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Colombia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Comoros. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Republic_of_the_Congo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Cook_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Costa_Rica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_d'Ivoire. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cyprus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ...

D

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Denmark
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic

Image File history File links Flag_of_Denmark. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Djibouti. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Dominica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Dominican_Republic. ...

E

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
East Timor
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia
Ethiopia
European Union

Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Timor. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Egypt. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_El_Salvador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Equatorial_Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Eritrea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Estonia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ...

F

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Falkland Islands
Faroe Islands
Fiji
Finland
France[6]
French Polynesia

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Falkland_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Faroe_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Fiji. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_French_Polynesia. ...

G

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Gabon
Gambia
Georgia
Germany
Ghana
Gibraltar
Greece
Greenland
Grenada
Guam
Guatemala
Guernsey
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana

Image File history File links Flag_of_Gabon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_The_Gambia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Georgia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Gibraltar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greenland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Grenada. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guatemala. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guernsey. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guinea-Bissau. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guyana. ...

H

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Haiti
Honduras
Hong Kong
Hungary

Image File history File links Flag_of_Haiti. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Honduras. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hong_Kong. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ...

I

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Iceland
India
Indonesia
Iran [7]
Iraq
Ireland
Israel
Italy

Image File history File links Flag_of_Iceland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_India. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Indonesia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iraq. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ireland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Israel. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ...

J

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Jamaica
Japan
Jersey
Jordan [8]

Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jersey. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jordan. ...

K

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati
Kosovo
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan

Image File history File links Flag_of_Kazakhstan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kiribati. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Nations. ... Political parties in Kosovo lists political parties in Kosovo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kuwait. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kyrgyzstan. ...

L

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Laos
Latvia
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg

Image File history File links Flag_of_Laos. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Latvia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lebanon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lesotho. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Liberia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Libya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Liechtenstein. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lithuania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Luxembourg. ...

M

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Macau
Macedonia
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives[9]
Mali
Malta
Man
Marshall Islands
Mauritania [10]
Mauritius
Mayotte
Mexico
Micronesia
Moldova
Monaco
Mongolia
Montenegro
Montserrat
Morocco
Mozambique

Image File history File links Flag_of_Macau. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Macedonia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Madagascar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malawi. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malaysia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Maldives. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mali. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malta. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_isle_of_man. ... Political parties in Man lists political parties in Man. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Marshall_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mauritania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mauritius. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Micronesia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Moldova. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Monaco. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mongolia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Montenegro. ... This article lists political parties in Montenegro. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Montserrat. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mozambique. ...

N

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Nagorno Karabakh
Namibia
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands
Netherlands Antilles
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Niue
Norfolk Island
North Korea
Northern Marianas
Norway

Image File history File links Flag_of_Nagorno-Karabakh. ... Political parties in Nagorno Karabakh lists political parties in Nagorno Karabakh. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Namibia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nauru. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nepal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands_Antilles. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_New_Zealand. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nicaragua. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Niger. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nigeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Niue. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Norfolk_Island. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_North_Korea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Northern_Mariana_Islands. ... Politics of the Northern Mariana Islands Categories: Lists of political parties | Northern Marianas political parties | Stub ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Norway. ...

O

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Oman

Image File history File links Flag_of_Oman. ...

P

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Pakistan
Palau
Palestinian National Authority
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Peru
Philippines
Pitcairn Islands
Poland
Portugal
Puerto Rico

Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Palau. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Palestine. ... 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. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Panama. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Papua_New_Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Peru. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Philippines. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Pitcairn_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Puerto_Rico. ...

Q

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Qatar

Image File history File links Flag_of_Qatar. ...

R

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Romania
Russia
Rwanda

Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Rwanda. ...

S

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Saint Helena
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Samoa
San Marino
São Tomé and Príncipe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Somalia
Somaliland
South Africa
South Korea
Spain
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria[11]

Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Helena. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Lucia. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Vincent_and_the_Grenadines. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Samoa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_San_Marino. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sao_Tome_and_Principe. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saudi_Arabia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Senegal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia. ... This article lists political parties in Serbia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Seychelles. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sierra_Leone. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Singapore. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovakia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovenia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Solomon_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Somalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Somaliland. ... Politics of Somalia Categories: Election related stubs | Lists of political parties | Somaliland political parties ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sri_Lanka. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sudan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Suriname. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Swaziland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Syria. ...

T

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Taiwan (Republic of China)
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Thailand
Togo
Tokelau
Tonga
Transnistria
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos
Tuvalu

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Republic_of_China. ... Political parties in Taiwan lists political parties in Taiwan (Republic of China). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tajikistan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tanzania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Thailand. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Togo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_New_Zealand. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tonga. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Transnistria. ... Politics of Moldova Categories: Politics stubs | Lists of political parties | Transnistrian political parties ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Turkey. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Turkmenistan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Turks_and_Caicos_Islands. ... Political parties in Turks and Caicos lists political parties in Turks and Caicos. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tuvalu. ...

U

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States[12]
Uruguay
Uzbekistan

Image File history File links Flag_of_Uganda. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Arab_Emirates. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uruguay. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uzbekistan. ...

V

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Vanuatu
Venezuela
Vietnam
Virgin Islands of the United States

Image File history File links Flag_of_Vanuatu. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Venezuela. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Vietnam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States_Virgin_Islands. ...

W

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Wallis and Futuna
Western Sahara

Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Western_Sahara. ...

Y

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Yemen

Image File history File links Flag_of_Yemen. ...

Z

Country
Country name links to list of political parties
Multi party Two party Dominant party Single party No party
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Image File history File links Flag_of_Zambia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zimbabwe. ...

References

  1. ^ Afghanistan had multi-party presidential elections, but no-party parliamentary elections
  2. ^ Parties must operate within the monarchic system
  3. ^ The PRC has a multi-party system, but all parties have to accept the guidance of the ruling party
  4. ^ The Comoros have two main "camps," federalists (supporters of the central government) and autonomists (supporters of the three island presidents).
  5. ^ De facto Cuba has a single party system, but all candidates run as non-partisans
  6. ^ The list of political parties in France includes links to lists of parties in the overseas departments.
  7. ^ Parties must adhere to religious system of governance
  8. ^ Parties must operate within the monarchic system
  9. ^ Parties have been allowed after the last elections
  10. ^ The party systemn is in transition
  11. ^ In Syria only parties accepting the guidance of the ruling party are allowed
  12. ^ Lijphart A. Patterns of Democracy (1999) Yale: University Press, p.77

Political parties in France lists political parties in France. ... Wikisource has original text related to this article: Constitution of Islamic Republic of Iran Politics and Government of Iran takes place in the framework of an Islamic theocratic republic. ...

See also: List by regions and sub-regions

Political parties Part of the Politics series Politics Portal This box:      This is a lists of political parties by United Nations geoscheme around the world in the form of a list to the pages for each region. ...

See also

Basic topics in political science include: // Nature of political science Main article: Political science Branches of political science Bold textBold text== History of political science == Main article: History of political science Basic political science concepts Political science scholars Leaders in political science Political science lists Main article: List of... Politics is the process and method of gaining or maintaining support for public or common action: the conduct of decision-making for groups. ... This is a list of political parties that have been created for frivolous purposes. ... Elections by country gives information on elections. ... This is a List of national leaders, showing heads of state and heads of government where different, mainly in parliamentary systems; it should be noted that often a leader is both in presidential systems or dictatorships. ...

External links

  • Political resources on the net
  • Leftist Parties of the World - Detailed resource for left-leaning parties (large and small) in each country

See also

Basic topics in political science include: // Nature of political science Main article: Political science Branches of political science Bold textBold text== History of political science == Main article: History of political science Basic political science concepts Political science scholars Leaders in political science Political science lists Main article: List of... Politics is the process and method of gaining or maintaining support for public or common action: the conduct of decision-making for groups. ... This is a list of political parties that have been created for frivolous purposes. ... Elections by country gives information on elections. ... This is a List of national leaders, showing heads of state and heads of government where different, mainly in parliamentary systems; it should be noted that often a leader is both in presidential systems or dictatorships. ...

External links

  • Political resources on the net
  • Leftist Parties of the World - Detailed resource for left-leaning parties (large and small) in each country

 
 

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