German elections: a quick guide
Germany goes to the polls this Sunday with Chancellor Angela Merkel hoping for a record third term: here's what you need to know about how the system works
Voters in the Germany will elect members of the 18th Bundestag, or lower house of parliament, on Sunday September 22nd. Here's what you need to know*.
Of Germany’s population of about 80.5 million people, 61.8 million are eligible to vote. The biggest single age group voting are those aged 70 and older, making up 20.1 percent of the electorate. In the last federal election in 2009, voter turnout was 70.8 percent.
The western state of North Rhine-Westphalia, with 13.2...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
*New subscribers only
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Unlimited Access for 2 Years
Get a Business Account for you and your team