European Parliament election, 1994 (Portugal)

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Portugal European Parliament election, 1994
Portugal
← 1989 12 June 1994 1999 →

25 seats to the European Parliament
Turnout 35.5%
  First party Second party
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Leader António Vitorino Eurico de Melo
Party PS PSD
Alliance PES EPP
Last election 8 seats 9 seats
Seats won 10 9
Seat change Increase 2 Steady 0
Popular vote 1,061,560 1,046,918
Percentage 34.9% 34.4%
Swing Increase 6.3 pp Increase 1.6 pp

  Third party Fourth party
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Leader Manuel Monteiro Luis Manuel de Sá
Party CDS–PP CDU
Alliance EDA GUE/NGL
Last election 3 seats 4 seats
Seats won 3 3
Seat change Steady 0 Decrease 1
Popular vote 379,044 340,725
Percentage 12.5% 11.2%
Swing Decrease 1.7 pp Decrease 3.2 pp

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The most voted party by district (Azores and Madeira not shown)

The European Parliament election of 1994 in Portugal was the election of MEP representing Portugal constituency for the 1994-1999 term of the European Parliament. It was part of the wider 1994 European election. In Portugal the election was held on 12 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]

e • d Summary of the results of Portugal's 12 June 1994 election to the European Parliament
← 198919941999 →
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Socialist Party (PS) PES António Vitorino 1,061,560 34.87 6.33 Increase 10 2 Increase
Social Democratic Party (PSD) EPP Eurico de Melo 1,046,918 34.39 1.64 Increase 9 0 Steady
People's Party (CDS–PP) EDA Manuel Monteiro 379,044 12.45 1.71 Decrease 3 0 Steady
Democratic Unitarian Coalition (CDU)
Communist Party (PCP)
Ecologist Party (PEV)
GUE/NGL Luis Manuel de Sá 340,725 11.19 3.21 Decrease 3
3
0

0 Steady
1 Decrease
Others (parties or candidates that won less than 1% of the vote and no seats) 121,518 4.00 0 0 Steady
Valid votes 2,949,765 96.90
Blank and invalid votes 94,236 3.10
Totals 3,044,001 100.00 25 1 Increase
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 8,565,822 35.54 15.56 Decrease
Source: Comissão Nacional de Eleições
Vote share
PS
  
34.87%
PSD
  
34.39%
CDS-PP
  
12.45%
CDU
  
11.19%
PCTP/MRPP
  
0.79%
UDP
  
0.62%
PSR
  
0.58%
Others
  
2.01%
Blank/Invalid
  
3.10%

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