Results by national party: 2009-2014 United Kingdom - Final results

Percentage of vote for national parties
National parties Percentage of votes
Cons. - Conservative Party  27.00%
UKIP - UK Independence Party 16.09%
Lab. - Labour Party 15.31%
LD - Liberal Democrats  13.36%
GP - Green Party of England and Wales 8.38%
BNP - British National Party 6.04%
SNP - Scottish National Party 2.05%
PC - Plaid Cymru 0.78%
SF - Sinn Fein 0.65%
DUP - Democratic Unionist Party 0.46%
UUP - Ulster Conservatives and Unionists - New Force 0.43%
Other parties GB - Other parties Great Britain 8.89%
Other parties NI - Other parties Northern Ireland 0.56%

Seats by political group: 2009-2014 United Kingdom - Constitutive session

Seats by political group
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
GUE/NGL 1
S&D 13
Greens/EFA 5
ALDE 11
ECR 25
EFD 13
NI 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 United Kingdom - 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
ECR - European Conservatives and Reformists Group 25
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Cons. Conservative Party  24
UUP Ulster Conservatives and Unionists - New Force 1
S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament 13
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Lab. Labour Party 13
EFD - Europe of freedom and democracy Group 13
National parties which are members of this Political Group
UKIP UK Independence Party 13
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 11
National parties which are members of this Political Group
LD Liberal Democrats  11
Greens/EFA - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 5
National parties which are members of this Political Group
SNP Scottish National Party 2
GP Green Party of England and Wales 2
PC Plaid Cymru 1
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
SF Sinn Fein 1
NI - Non-attached Members 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Cons. Conservative Party  1
BNP British National Party 2
DUP Democratic Unionist 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 United Kingdom - Constitutive session

National and European gender balance of MEPs by year
United Kingdom European Union
Year Women Men Women Men
1979 14% 86% 16% 84%
1984 15% 85% 18% 82%
1989 15% 85% 19% 81%
1994 18% 82% 26% 74%
1999 24% 76% 30% 70%
2004 26% 74% 31% 69%
2009 33% 67% 35% 65%
2014 41% 59% 37% 63%
2019 47% 53% 41% 59%
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Turnout by year United Kingdom - Final results

National and European turnout by year, in percentage points
Year United Kingdom European Union
1979 32.35% 61.99%
1984 32.57% 58.98%
1989 36.37% 58.41%
1994 36.43% 56.67%
1999 24.00% 49.51%
2004 38.52% 45.47%
2009 34.70% 42.97%
2014 35.60% 42.61%
2019 36.90% 50.62%
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