Results by national party: 2014-2019 Belgium - Final results

Percentage of vote for national parties
National parties Percentage of votes
N-VA - Nieuw-Vlaamse Alliantie 16.79%
Open VLD - Open Vlaamse Liberalen en Democraten 12.84%
CD&V - Christen-Democratisch en Vlaams 12.57%
PS - Parti Socialiste 10.68%
MR - Mouvement Réformateur 9.88%
sp.a - Socialistische Partij - Anders 8.30%
Groen - Groen 6.69%
ECOLO - Ecologistes Confédérés pour l'Organisation de Luttes Originales 4.26%
Vl. Belang - Vlaams Belang 4.26%
cdH - Centre Démocrate Humaniste 4.14%
CSP - Christlich Soziale Partei 0.18%
Other parties F. - Other parties from Dutch-speaking electoral college 5.99%
Other parties G. - Other parties from German-speaking electoral college 3.02%
Other parties W. - Other parties from French-speaking electoral college 0.40%

Seats by political group: 2014-2019 Belgium - Constitutive session

Seats by political group
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
S&D 4
Greens/EFA 2
ALDE 6
EPP 4
ECR 4
NI 1

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • EPP - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
  • S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament
  • ECR - European Conservatives and Reformists Group
  • ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left
  • Greens/EFA - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • EFDD - Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group
  • NI - Non-attached Members

Since 2009, according to Parliament’s rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 25 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Breakdown by national parties and political groups: 2014-2019 Belgium - Constitutive session

Composition of national seats in the European Parliament, divided into Political Groups and National parties
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 6
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Open VLD Open Vlaamse Liberalen en Democraten 3
MR Mouvement Réformateur 3
EPP - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
CD&V Christen-Democratisch en Vlaams 2
cdH Centre Démocrate Humaniste 1
CSP Christlich Soziale Partei 1
S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PS Parti Socialiste 3
sp.a Socialistische Partij - Anders 1
ECR - European Conservatives and Reformists Group 4
National parties which are members of this Political Group
N-VA Nieuw-Vlaamse Alliantie 4
Greens/EFA - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 2
National parties which are members of this Political Group
ECOLO Ecologistes Confédérés pour l'Organisation de Luttes Originales 1
Groen Groen 1
NI - Non-attached Members 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Vl. Belang Vlaams Belang 1

Since 2009, according to Parliament’s rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 25 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

02/07/2019 - 16:25
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MEPs' gender balance by year Belgium - Constitutive session

National and European gender balance of MEPs by year
Belgium European Union
Year Women Men Women Men
1979 8% 92% 16% 84%
1984 17% 83% 18% 82%
1989 17% 83% 19% 81%
1994 32% 68% 26% 74%
1999 28% 72% 30% 70%
2004 33% 67% 31% 69%
2009 36% 64% 35% 65%
2014 29% 71% 37% 63%
2019 38% 62% 41% 59%
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Turnout by year Belgium - Final results

National and European turnout by year, in percentage points
Year Belgium European Union
1979 91.36% 61.99%
1984 92.09% 58.98%
1989 90.73% 58.41%
1994 90.66% 56.67%
1999 91.05% 49.51%
2004 90.81% 45.47%
2009 90.39% 42.97%
2014 89.64% 42.61%
2019 88.47% 50.66%
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