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The 2012 Dutch general election to elect the members of the House of Representatives was held on 12 September 2012.

Results

Party Shortened Seats +/– Votes Vote % Party leader
People's Party for
Freedom and Democracy
VVD 41 Increase 10 Mark Rutte
Labour Party PvdA 38 Increase 8 Diederik Samsom
Party for Freedom PVV 15 Decrease 9 Geert Wilders
Socialist Party SP 15 Steady 0 Emile Roemer
Christian Democratic Appeal CDA 13 Decrease 8 Sybrand van Haersma Buma
Democrats 66 D66 12 Increase 2 Alexander Pechtold
ChristianUnion CU 5 Steady 0 Arie Slob
GreenLeft GL 4 Decrease 6 Jolande Sap
Reformed Political Party SGP 3 Increase 1 Kees van der Staaij
Party for the Animals PvdD 2 Steady 0 Marianne Thieme
50PLUS 50+ 2 Increase 2 Henk Krol
others 0 Steady 0
Total 150 0 100%
Tweede Kamerverkiezingen 2012
Election results by municipality.

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