Seats by political group: 2004-2009 Portugal - Constitutive session

Seats by political group
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
GUE/NGL 3
PSE 12
EPP-ED 9

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats
  • PSE - Socialist Group in the European Parliament
  • ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  • Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left
  • IND/DEM - Independence/Democracy Group
  • UEN - Union for Europe of the Nations 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: 2004-2009 Portugal - 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
PSE - Socialist Group in the European Parliament 12
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PS Partido Socialista  12
EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats 9
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PPD-PSD Partido Social Democrata 7
CDS-PP Centro Democrático e Social - Partido Popular 2
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 3
National parties which are members of this Political Group
PCP Partido Comunista Português 2
BE Bloco de Esquerda 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.

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MEPs' gender balance by year Portugal - Constitutive session

National and European gender balance of MEPs by year
Portugal European Union
Year Women Men Women Men
1989 13% 87% 19% 81%
1994 8% 92% 26% 74%
1999 20% 80% 30% 70%
2004 25% 75% 31% 69%
2009 36% 64% 35% 65%
2014 38% 62% 37% 63%
2019 43% 57% 41% 59%
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Turnout by year Portugal - Final results

National and European turnout by year, in percentage points
Year Portugal European Union
1987 72.42%
1989 51.10% 58.41%
1994 35.54% 56.67%
1999 39.93% 49.51%
2004 38.60% 45.47%
2009 36.77% 42.97%
2014 33.67% 42.61%
2019 30.75% 50.62%
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