Dataset: Slovakia: Parliamentary Election 1998



Election results, Slovakia: Parliamentary Election 1998

Parties represented in the election:

HZDS  - Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (Hnutie za demokratické Slovensko)
SDK  - The Slovak Democratic Coalition (Slovenská demokratická koalícia)
SDL - Party of the Democratic Left (Strana demokratickej lavice)
SMK-MKP  - Party of the Hungarian Coalition (Strana madarskej koalície - Magyar Koalíció Pártja)
SNS  - Slovak National Party (Slovenská národná strana)
SOP  - Party of the civil Understanding (Strana obcianskeho porozumenia)
KSS  - Communist Party of Slovakia (Komunistická strana Slovenska)
ZRS  - Association of Workers of Slovakia (Združenie robotníkov Slovenska)
Other - Other parties (less than 1.0% of total vote)

Included in the 'other' category (less than 1.0% of total vote):

NaseS - Our Slovakia (Naše Slovensko)
SLS  - Slovak People's Party (Slovenská ludová strana)
MLHZP  - Hungarian Movement for Reconciliation and Prosperity (Madarské ludové hnutie za zmierenie a prosperitu -Magyar Népi Mozgalom a Megbékélésért és a Jólétért)
NEI  - Independent Initiative of the Slovak Republic (Nezávislá iniciatíva (NEI) Slovenskej republiky)
SNJ  - Slovak National Unity (Slovenská národná jednota)
Bécko - Revolutionary Workers Party (Bécko - Revolucná robotnícka strana)
JSPS - United Party of Workers of Slovakia (Jednotná strana pracujúcich Slovenska)
NAS - National Alternative of Slovakia (Národná alternatíva Slovenska)
HTC  - The Third Way Movement (Hnutie tretej cesty)

Variable Groups

Full Title

Slovakia: Parliamentary Election 1998

Identification Number



Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
Norwegian Social Science Data Services NSD


Date: 2009-04-01

List of Keywords

Topic Classification


Time Period Covered

Start End Cycle
1994 1994


Slovakia  (SK)

Geographic Coverage

Slovakia (NUTS 1, NUTS 2, NUTS 3) - 2007 version of NUTS configurations:

SK01 Bratislavský kraj
SK010 Bratislavský kraj
SK02 Západné Slovensko
SK021 Trnavský kraj
SK022 Trenciansky kraj
SK023 Nitriansky kraj
SK03 Stredné Slovensko
SK031 Zilinský kraj
SK032 Banskobystrický kraj
SK04 Východné Slovensko
SK041 Presovský kraj
SK042 Kosický kraj
SKZ EXTRA-REGIO (Abroad votes, postal votes)
SKZZ Extra-Regio
SKZZZ Extra-Regio

Geographic Unit


Unit of Analysis

Statistical/administrative unit

Kind of Data

Aggregate data

Data Collector

Norwegian Social Science Data Services  (NSD)

Mode of Data Collection

Data was donwloaded at NUTS 4 level. Aggregation was compiled by NSD.

Data Sources

Statistical Office of the Slovak Republik:


NUTS structure and electoral units: For electoral purposes, Slovakia is (since 1998) one, national electoral district. However, election results are counted at district levels, thus making it possible to develop lower aggregated election statistics.

Availability Status

Data is available free of charge

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