Polish European Union membership referendum, 2003

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Percentage of the Yes votes by voivodeships
Percentage of the Yes votes - voting abroad

A referendum on joining the European Union was held in Poland on 7 and 8 June 2003.[1] The proposal was approved by 77.6% of voters. Poland subsequently joined the European Union that year following the ratification of the Treaty of Accession 2003. The country's first European Parliament elections were held in 2004.

Question[edit]

Do you approve of the Republic of Poland's accession to the European Union?

Results[edit]

Choice Votes %
For 13,514,872 77.6
Against 3,935,655 22.6
Invalid/blank votes 126,187
Total 17,576,714 100
Registered voters/turnout 29,864,969 58.9
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1491 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7