European Parliament election, 1999 (Portugal)

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Portugal European Parliament election, 1999
Portugal
1994 ←
13 June 1999
→ 2004
25 seats to the European Parliament
Turnout 39.9%

The European Parliament election of 1999 in Portugal was the election of MEP representing Portugal constituency for the 1999-2004 term of the European Parliament. It was part of the wider 1999 European election. In Portugal the election was held on 13 June.

Parties and candidates[edit]

The major parties that partook in the election, and their EP list leaders, were:[1]

National summary of votes and seats[edit]

The first most voted party in each district (Azores and Madeira are not shown)
e • d Summary of the results of Portugal's 13 June 1999 election to the European Parliament
← 199419992004 →
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Socialist Party (PS) PES Mário Soares 1,493,146 43.07 8.20 Increase
12 / 25
2 Increase
Social Democratic Party (PSD) EPP José Pacheco Pereira 1,078,528 31.11 3.28 Decrease
9 / 25
0 Steady
Democratic Unitarian Coalition (CDU) GUE/NGL



Ilda Figueiredo



357,671



10.32



0.87 Decrease



2 / 25
Communist Party (PCP)
2 / 25
1 Decrease
Ecologist Party (PEV)
0 / 25
0 Steady
People's Party (CDS–PP) UFE Paulo Portas 283,067 8.16 4.29 Decrease
2 / 25
1 Decrease
Left Bloc (BE) None Miguel Portas 61,920 1.79 new
0 / 25
0 Steady
Others (parties or candidates that won less than 1% of the vote and no seats) 79,619 2.30
0 / 25
0 Steady
Valid votes 3,353,951 96.74
Blank and invalid votes 113,134 3.26
Totals 3,467,085 100.00
25 / 25
0 Steady
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 8,681,854 39.93 4.39 Increase
Source: Comissão Nacional de Eleições
Vote share
PS
  
43.07%
PSD
  
31.11%
CDU
  
10.32%
CDS-PP
  
8.16%
BE
  
1.79%
PCTP/MRPP
  
0.88%
Others
  
1.43%
Blank/Invalides
  
3.27%

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