Political Parties

Althingi, the Icelandic Parliament, is comprised of 63 Members elected for a period of four years and representing six constituencies. In the general elections in October 2017 24 women and 39 men were elected to the Parliament.

Representatives of eight political parties hold seats in Althingi: Centre Party (Miðflokkur) 9, Independence Party (Sjálfstæðisflokkur) 16 Members, Left-Green Movement (Vinstrihreyfingin – grænt framboð) 9 Members, People's Party (Flokkur fólksins) 2 Members, Pirate Party (Píratar) 7 Members, Progressive Party (Framsóknarflokkurinn) 8 Members, Liberal Reform Party (Viðreisn) 4 Members and Social Democratic Alliance (Samfylkingin) 8 Members.

Web pages of the Political Parties: