Results by national party: 2009-2014 Ireland - Final results

Percentage of vote for national parties
National parties Percentage of votes
FG - Fine Gael - The United Ireland Party 29.13%
FF - Fianna Fáil - An Páirtí Poblachtánach 24.08%
Lab - Páirtí an Lucht Oibre 13.92%
M. Harkin (Ind) - M. Harkin (Ind) 4.63%
SP - Socialist Party 2.76%
Other parties - Other parties 25.48%

Seats by political group: 2009-2014 Ireland - Constitutive session

Seats by political group
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
GUE/NGL 1
S&D 3
ALDE 4
EPP 4

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • EPP - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
  • S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  • Greens/EFA - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • ECR - European Conservatives and Reformists Group
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left
  • EFD - Europe of freedom and democracy Group
  • 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: 2009-2014 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
EPP - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
FG Fine Gael - The United Ireland Party 4
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
M. Harkin (Ind) M. Harkin (Ind) 1
FF Fianna Fáil - An Páirtí Poblachtánach 3
S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament 3
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Lab Páirtí an Lucht Oibre 3
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
SP Socialist Party 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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