Concepts




Party


A party is an association which has been registered in the register of political parties maintained by the Ministry of Justice. Parties are voluntary associations whose main purpose is to influence the handling of the affairs of the state. Membership is usually gained through the party's local association.

In May 2005 the register of political parties comprised 19 political parties.



Topic

Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus

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