Current legislature in figures

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Constitutive session 1 July 2014 European Union

Distribution of political groups in the European Parliament
Political groups Number of seats
EPP - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) 221
S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament 191
ECR - European Conservatives and Reformists Group 70
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 67
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 52
Greens/EFA - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 50
EFDD - Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group 48
NI - Non-attached Members 52

Since 2009, according to Parliament’s rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 25 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Outgoing Parliament: European Parliament configured as in the last parliamentary session of the ongoing legislature.

Constitutive session: Results as officially announced by the newly-elected European Parliament after verification of its Members’ eligibility criteria.

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Outgoing parliament (as of April 2019) European Union

Distribution of political groups in the European Parliament
Political groups Number of seats
EPP - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) 216
S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament 185
ECR - European Conservatives and Reformists Group 77
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 69
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 52
Greens/EFA - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 52
EFDD - Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group 42
ENF - Europe of Nations and Freedom Group 36
NI - Non-attached Members 20

Since 2009, according to Parliament’s rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 25 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Outgoing Parliament: European Parliament configured as in the last parliamentary session of the ongoing legislature.

Constitutive session: Results as officially announced by the newly-elected European Parliament after verification of its Members’ eligibility criteria.

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Source: European Parliament

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