Seats by political group - 1999-2004 Spain - Constitutive session

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Total seats

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats
  • PSE - Group of the Party of European Socialists
  • ELDR - Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party
  • Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left/Nordic Green Left
  • UEN - Union for Europe of the Nations Group
  • TDI - Technical Group of Independent Members - mixed group
  • EDD - Group for a Europe of Democracies and Diversities
  • NI - Non-attached Members

According to Parliament's rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 23 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Seats by political group
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
EPP-ED 28
PSE 24
ELDR 3
Verts/ALE 4
GUE/NGL 4
NI 1

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats
  • PSE - Group of the Party of European Socialists
  • ELDR - Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party
  • Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left/Nordic Green Left
  • UEN - Union for Europe of the Nations Group
  • TDI - Technical Group of Independent Members - mixed group
  • EDD - Group for a Europe of Democracies and Diversities
  • NI - Non-attached Members

According to Parliament's rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 23 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Source: European Parliament

Breakdown of national parties and political groups - 1999-2004 Spain - Constitutive session

Composition of national seats in the European Parliament, divided into Political Groups and National parties
National Parties
EPP-ED
PSE
ELDR
Verts/ALE
GUE/NGL
UEN
TDI
EDD
NI
Seats
PP 27
PSOE 22
IU 4
CDC 2
PDNI 2
BNG 1
CC 1
EA 1
EH 1
PA 1
PNV 1
UDC 1
Other parties 0
28 24 3 4 4 0 0 0 1 64

National Parties

  • PP - Partido Popular
  • PSOE - Partido Socialista Obrero Español
  • IU - Izquierda Unida
  • CDC - Convergencia Democratica de Catalunya
  • PDNI - Partido Democrático de la Nueva Izquierda
  • BNG - Bloque Nacionalista Galego
  • CC - Coalición Canaria
  • EA - Eusko Alkartasuna
  • EH - Euskal Herritarrok
  • PA - Partido Andalucista
  • PNV - Partido Nacionalista Vasco
  • UDC - Uniò Democràtica Catalunya
  • Other parties - Other parties

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats
  • PSE - Group of the Party of European Socialists
  • ELDR - Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party
  • Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left/Nordic Green Left
  • UEN - Union for Europe of the Nations Group
  • TDI - Technical Group of Independent Members - mixed group
  • EDD - Group for a Europe of Democracies and Diversities
  • NI - Non-attached Members

According to Parliament's rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 23 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Composition of national seats in the European Parliament, divided into Political Groups and National parties
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats 28
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PP Partido Popular 27
UDC Uniò Democràtica Catalunya 1
PSE - Group of the Party of European Socialists 24
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PSOE Partido Socialista Obrero Español 22
PDNI Partido Democrático de la Nueva Izquierda 2
Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PA Partido Andalucista 1
EA Eusko Alkartasuna 1
BNG Bloque Nacionalista Galego 1
PNV Partido Nacionalista Vasco 1
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left/Nordic Green Left 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
IU Izquierda Unida 4
ELDR - Group of the European Liberal, Democrat and Reform Party 3
National parties which are members of this Political Group
CDC Convergencia Democratica de Catalunya 2
CC Coalición Canaria 1
NI - Non-attached Members 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
EH Euskal Herritarrok 1

According to Parliament's rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 23 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Source: European Parliament

MEPs' gender balance by year Spain - Constitutive session

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National and European gender balance of MEPs by year
Spain European Union EU
Year Women Men Women Men
1989 15% 85% 19% 81%
1994 33% 67% 26% 74%
1999 35% 65% 30% 70%
2004 25% 75% 31% 69%
2009 36% 64% 35% 65%
2014 41% 59% 37% 63%
2019 47% 53% 41% 59%

Source: European Parliament

Turnout by year Spain - Final results

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National and European turnout by year, in percentage points
Year ES- Spain EU - European Union
1987 68.52%
1989 54.71% 58.41%
1994 59.14% 56.67%
1999 63.05% 49.51%
2004 45.14% 45.47%
2009 44.87% 42.97%
2014 43.81% 42.61%
2019 60.73% 50.66%

Source: European Parliament