Seats by political group: 1989-1994 Ireland - Constitutive session

Seats by political group
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
CG 1
S 1
ARC 1
PPE 4
RDE 6
LDR 2

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • S - Socialist Group
  • PPE - Group of the European People's Party (Christian-Democratic Group)
  • LDR - Liberal and Democratic Reformist Group
  • ED - European Democratic Group
  • V - The Green Group in the European Parliament
  • GUE - Group for the European United Left
  • RDE - Group of the European Democratic Alliance
  • DR - Technical Group of the European Right
  • CG - Left Unity
  • ARC - Rainbow Group in the European Parliament
  • NI - Non-attached Members

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.

Breakdown by national parties and political groups: 1989-1994 Ireland - Constitutive session

Composition of national seats in the European Parliament, divided into Political Groups and National parties
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
RDE - Group of the European Democratic Alliance 6
National parties which are members of this Political Group
FF Fianna Fáil 6
PPE - Group of the European People's Party (Christian-Democratic Group) 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
FG Fine Gael 4
LDR - Liberal and Democratic Reformist Group 2
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Ind. Independent 1
PD Progressive Democrats 1
S - Socialist Group 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Lab. Labour Party 1
CG - Left Unity 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
WP Workers' Party 1
ARC - Rainbow Group in the European Parliament 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Ind. Independent 1

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.

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MEPs' gender balance by year Ireland - Constitutive session

National and European gender balance of MEPs by year
Ireland European Union
Year Women Men Women Men
1979 13% 87% 16% 84%
1984 13% 87% 18% 82%
1989 7% 93% 19% 81%
1994 27% 73% 26% 74%
1999 33% 67% 30% 70%
2004 38% 62% 31% 69%
2009 15% 85% 35% 65%
2014 55% 45% 37% 63%
2019 45% 55% 41% 59%
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Turnout by year Ireland - Final results

National and European turnout by year, in percentage points
Year Ireland European Union
1979 63.61% 61.99%
1984 47.56% 58.98%
1989 68.28% 58.41%
1994 43.98% 56.67%
1999 50.21% 49.51%
2004 58.58% 45.47%
2009 58.64% 42.97%
2014 52.44% 42.61%
2019 49.70% 50.62%
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