2009 Mexican legislative election

Legislative elections were held in Mexico on 5 July 2009. Voters elected 500 new deputies (300 by their respective constituencies, 200 by proportional representation) to sit in the Chamber of Deputies for the 61st Congress.

2009 Mexican legislative election

 2006 July 5, 2009 2012 

All 500 seats to the Mexican Chamber of Deputies
  Majority party Minority party Third party
 
Leader Beatriz Paredes Rangel Germán Martínez Alejandro Encinas
Party PRI PAN PRD
Leader since 2007 2007 July 2009
Leader's seat Jalisco Chiapas Federal District
Last election 121 206 136
Seats won 241 147 72
Seat change 135 59 54
Popular vote 12,591,855 9,549,798 4,164,393
Percentage 36.7% 28.0% 12.2%
Swing 8.5% 5.4% 16.8%