Seats by political group - 2004-2009 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 - Socialist Group in the European Parliament
  • ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  • Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left
  • IND/DEM - Independence/Democracy Group
  • UEN - Union for Europe of the Nations Group
  • 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 24
PSE 24
ALDE 2
Verts/ALE 3
GUE/NGL 1

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats
  • PSE - Socialist Group in the European Parliament
  • ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  • Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left
  • IND/DEM - Independence/Democracy Group
  • UEN - Union for Europe of the Nations Group
  • 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 - 2004-2009 Spain - Constitutive session

Composition of national seats in the European Parliament, divided into Political Groups and National parties
National Parties
EPP-ED
PSE
ALDE
Verts/ALE
GUE/NGL
IND/DEM
UEN
NI
Seats
PP 24
PSOE 23
CiU(cdc) 1
E.dePueblos(ERC) 1
ICV-EUA 1
IU 1
Los Verdes 1
PNV 1
PSC 1
Other parties 0
24 24 2 3 1 0 0 0 54

National Parties

  • PP - Partido Popular
  • PSOE - Partido Socialista Obrero Español
  • CiU(cdc) - Convergència i Unió
  • E.dePueblos(ERC) - Esquerra Republicana de Catalunya
  • ICV-EUA - Iniciativa per Catalunya Verds
  • IU - Izquierda Unida
  • Los Verdes - Los Verdes
  • PNV - Partido Nacionalista Vasco
  • PSC - Partit dels Socialistes de 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 - Socialist Group in the European Parliament
  • ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  • Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left
  • IND/DEM - Independence/Democracy Group
  • UEN - Union for Europe of the Nations Group
  • 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 24
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PP Partido Popular 24
PSE - Socialist Group in the European Parliament 24
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PSOE Partido Socialista Obrero Español 23
PSC Partit dels Socialistes de Catalunya 1
Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 3
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Los Verdes Los Verdes 1
ICV-EUA Iniciativa per Catalunya Verds 1
E.dePueblos(ERC) Esquerra Republicana de Catalunya 1
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 2
National parties which are members of this Political Group
CiU(cdc) Convergència i Unió 1
PNV Partido Nacionalista Vasco 1
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
IU Izquierda Unida 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