European Parliament election, 1999 (Germany)

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Election for the 5th European Parliament[1]
Germany
1994 ←
June 13, 1999 (1999-06-13)[1] → 2004

All 99 German seats in the European Parliament
Turnout 45.2%
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party CDU/CSU SPD Green
Seats before 47 40 12
Seats won 53 33 7
Seat change Increase6 Decrease7 Decrease5
Popular vote 13,168,231 8,307,085 1,741,494
Percentage 48.7% 30,7% 6.4%
Swing Increase9.9% Decrease1.5% Decrease3.7%

  Fourth party
 
Party PDS
Seats before 0
Seats won 6
Seat change Increase6
Popular vote 1,567,745
Percentage 5.8%
Swing Increase1.1%

The European Parliament election of 1999 in Germany was the election of MEP representing Germany constituency for the 1999-2004 term of the European Parliament.

Results[edit]

e • d Summary of the results of Germany's 13 June 1999 election to the European Parliament
← 199419992004 →
National party European party Main candidate Votes  % +/– Seats +/–
Christian Democratic Union (CDU) + Christian Social Union (CSU) EPP None 13,168,231 48.66 9.86 Increase
53 / 99
6 Increase
Christian Democratic Union (CDU) EPP 10,628,224 39.28 7.24 Increase
43 / 99
4 Increase
Social Democratic Party (SPD) PES 8,307,085 30.70 1.46 Decrease
33 / 99
7 Decrease
Christian Social Union (CSU) EPP 2,540,007 9.39 2.63 Increase
10 / 99
2 Increase
Alliance '90/The Greens (B'90/GRÜNEN) EGP 1,741,494 6.44 3.62 Decrease
7 / 99
5 Decrease
Party of Democratic Socialism (PDS) PEL 1,567,745 5.79 1.07 Increase
6 / 99
6 Increase
Free Democratic Party (FDP) ELDR 820,371 3.03 1.04 Decrease
0 / 99
0 Steady
The Republicans (REP) None 461,038 1.70 2.22 Decrease
0 / 99
0 Steady
Others (parties or candidates that won less than 1% of the vote and no seats) 993,309 3.67
0 / 99
0 Steady
Valid votes 27,059,273 98.5
Blank and invalid votes 409,659 1.5
Totals 27,468,932 100.00
99 / 99
0 Steady
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 60,786,904 45.19 14.83 Decrease

(Source: Élections européennes (Allemagne) (French))

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