Seats by political group: 2004-2009 Netherlands - Constitutive session

Seats by political group
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
GUE/NGL 2
PSE 7
Verts/ALE 4
ALDE 5
EPP-ED 7
IND/DEM 2

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

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: 2004-2009 Netherlands - 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-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats 7
National parties which are members of this Political Group
CDA Christen Democratisch Appèl 7
PSE - Socialist Group in the European Parliament 7
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PvdA Partij van de Arbeid (Europese Sociaaldemocraten) 7
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 5
National parties which are members of this Political Group
VVD Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie 4
D'66 Demokraten 66 1
Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Groen Links Socialistische Partij 2
ET Europa Transparant 2
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 2
National parties which are members of this Political Group
SP Socialistische Partij 2
IND/DEM - Independence/Democracy Group 2
National parties which are members of this Political Group
CU/SGP Christen Unie - Staatkundig Gereformeerde Partij 2

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 Netherlands - Constitutive session

National and European gender balance of MEPs by year
Netherlands European Union
Year Women Men Women Men
1979 20% 80% 16% 84%
1984 28% 72% 18% 82%
1989 28% 72% 19% 81%
1994 32% 68% 26% 74%
1999 35% 65% 30% 70%
2004 48% 52% 31% 69%
2009 48% 52% 35% 65%
2014 42% 58% 37% 63%
2019 50% 50% 41% 59%
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Turnout by year Netherlands - Final results

National and European turnout by year, in percentage points
Year Netherlands European Union
1979 58.12% 61.99%
1984 50.88% 58.98%
1989 47.48% 58.41%
1994 35.69% 56.67%
1999 30.02% 49.51%
2004 39.26% 45.47%
2009 36.75% 42.97%
2014 37.32% 42.61%
2019 41.93% 50.62%
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