European Parliament election, 2014 (Estonia)

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Estonia European Parliament election, 2014
Estonia
2009 ←
25 May 2014
→ 2019

6 seats to the European Parliament
Turnout 36.52%
  First party Second party Third party
  RE Taavi Rõivas.jpg Edgar Savisaar 2005-crop.jpg IRL Urmas Reinsalu.jpg
Leader Taavi Rõivas Edgar Savisaar Urmas Reinsalu
Party Reform Party Centre Party Pro Patria & Res Publica
Alliance ALDE ALDE EPP
Last election 15.3% 1 seat 26.1% 2 seats 12.2% 1 seat
Seats won 2 1 1
Seat change 1 Increase 1 Decrease Steady
Popular vote 79,849 73,419 45,765
Percentage 24.3% 22.4% 13.9%
Swing 9% Increase 3.7 Decrease 1.7% Increase

  Fourth party Fifth party Sixth party
  SDE Sven Mikser.jpg Tarand, Indrek-9984.jpg Mart Helme.jpg
Leader Sven Mikser Indrek Tarand Mart Helme
Party Social Democrats Independent Conservative People's Party
Alliance PES Greens–EFA
Last election 8.7% 1 seat 25.8% 1 seat 2.2% no seats
Seats won 1 1 no seats
Seat change Steady Steady
Popular vote 44,550 43,369 13,247
Percentage 13.6% 13.2% 4.0%
Swing 4.9% Increase 12.6% Decrease 1.8% Increase

The European Parliament election of 2014 in Estonia was the election of the delegation from Estonia to the European Parliament in 2014.

Results[edit]

e • d Summary of the results of Estonia's 25 May 2014 election to the European Parliament[1]
← 20092014 • 2019 →
National party European party Main candidate Votes  % +/– Seats +/–
Reform Party (RE) ELDR Andrus Ansip 79,849 24.3 9.0 Increase
2 / 6
1 Increase
Centre Party (KESK) ELDR Edgar Savisaar 73,419 22.4 3.7 Decrease
1 / 6
1 Decrease
Pro Patria and Res Publica Union (IRL) EPP Tunne-Väldo Kelam 45,765 13.9 1.7 Increase
1 / 6
0 Steady
Social Democratic Party (SDE) PES Marju Lauristin 44,550 13.6 4.9 Increase
1 / 6
0 Steady
Independent, Indrek Tarand Greens–EFA Indrek Tarand 43,369 13,2 12,6 Decrease
1 / 6
0 Steady
Conservative People's Party (EKRE) Martin Helme 13,247 4.0 1.8 Increase
0 / 6
0 Steady
Independent, Tanel Talve Tanel Talve 10,073 3.1 new
0 / 6
0 Steady
Independent, Silver Meikar Silver Meikar 6,018 1.8 new
0 / 6
0 Steady
Estonian Independence Party (EIP) Vello Leito 4,158 1.3 new
0 / 6
0 Steady
Others (parties or candidates that won less than 1% of the vote) 8,045 2.5
Valid votes 328,493 36.39
Blank and invalid votes 1,273 0,14
Totals 902,873 100.00
6 / 6
0 Steady
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 329,766 36.52 7,36 Decrease

Elected Members of the European Parliament[edit]

Opinion polls[edit]

Date Polling Firm Centre Tarand Reform IRL SDE Greens Helme1 EKRE Klenski2 EIP Others
17 May 2014 TNS Emor 22 15 19 17 19 4 1.6 5
19 April 2014 TNS Emor 16 11 16 17 16 3
7 Jun 2009 Election Results 26.1 25.8 15.3 12.2 8.7 2.7 2.5 2.23 1.8 2.6

1 Not running independently in the elections.
2 Not running in the elections.
3 As People's Union of Estonia

Basic facts[edit]

Election Day: May 25

Advance voting days: May 15 to May 21

Internet voting days: May 15 to May 21

Abroad voting: by post and in embassies

Candidate deposit: 1775 EUR per candidate

Deposit reimbursement: After gaining 5% of votes

Number of mandates: 6

Number of districts: 1 national

Electoral system: PR open lists, d'Hondt method

Threshold: None

Minimum age of candidates: 21

Minimum age of voters: 18

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Voting and election results". Estonian National Electoral Committee. 26 May 2014. Retrieved 26 May 2014.