EU Parliament: voter turnout in the European elections 1979-2014

Voter turnout in the European Parliament Elections in the European Union (EU) from 1979 to 2014

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 6, 2014
EU Parliament: voter turnout in the European elections 1979-2014 This statistic shows the voter turnout during the European Parliament Elections in the European Union (EU) from 1979 to 2014. In 1979, 62 percent of EU citizens voted. Since then, turnout had experienced a substantial decrease despite the minute rise of 0.9 percent in 2014. Further data is available regarding the European Parliament Elections, such as the number of seats won by political group. This statistic has information showing that the Group of the European People's Party (EPP) had gained 221 seats in the parliament. So too is there information concerning the distribution of seats won by country, the total number of seats were 751, 96 of these were occupied by German politicians.
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Voter turnout in the European Parliament Elections in the European Union (EU) from 1979 to 2014

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Percentage of eligible voters
2014 EU2843.09%
2009 EU2743%
2004 EU2545.47%
1999 EU1549.51%
1994 EU1256.67%
1989 EU1258.41%
1984 EU1058.98%
1979 EU961.99%
Percentage of eligible voters
2014 EU2843.09%
2009 EU2743%
2004 EU2545.47%
1999 EU1549.51%
1994 EU1256.67%
1989 EU1258.41%
1984 EU1058.98%
1979 EU961.99%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 6, 2014
This statistic shows the voter turnout during the European Parliament Elections in the European Union (EU) from 1979 to 2014. In 1979, 62 percent of EU citizens voted. Since then, turnout had experienced a substantial decrease despite the minute rise of 0.9 percent in 2014. Further data is available regarding the European Parliament Elections, such as the number of seats won by political group. This statistic has information showing that the Group of the European People's Party (EPP) had gained 221 seats in the parliament. So too is there information concerning the distribution of seats won by country, the total number of seats were 751, 96 of these were occupied by German politicians.
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