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Legislative elections: European Parliament, 5-year-term, 766 seats, party-list PR or single-member majority systems (FPTP):
           · Council President: Herman Van Rompuy (EPP) · Commission President: José Manuel Barroso (EPP) · Government: EPP, S&D (informal)

Group/Europarty 2014 2009/13
European People's Party (EPP)
 
Christian democracy
Conservatism
  
2009
 
 
 
 
 
    36,1% 270
European People's Party (EPP)
 
 
Christian democracy
Conservatism
 
1976
 
 
CDI
IDU 
 
    - 269
  Stand-alone           - 1
Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats (S&D)
 
 
Social democracy
  
 
2009
 
 
 
 
 
    25,3% 189
Party of European Socialists (PES)
 
  
Social democracy
  
 
1992
1973'
  
SI
PA 
 
    - 166
  Stand-alone           - 23
Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE)
 
Liberalism
Centrism
 
2004
 
 
 
 
 
    11,2% 84
Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party (ALDE)
 
 
 
Liberalism
  
  
2004
1976'
 
LI
 
 
    - 74
European Democratic Party (EDP)
  
 
Centrism
 
 
2004
 
 
 
 
 
    - 10
  Stand-alone           - -
European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR)
 
 
Conservatism
Economic liberalism
Euroscepticism
2009
 
 
 
 
 
    7,5% 56
Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists (AECR)
  
 
Conservatism
Economic liberalism
Euroscepticism
2009
  
 
IDU
 
 
    - 54
European Christian Political Movement (ECPM)
  
 
Christian right
Social conservatism
 
2010
2002'
 
 
 
 
    - 1
  Stand-alone           - 1
The Greens – European Free Alliance (GREENS-EFA)
 
Green politics
Regionalism
Minority interests
1999
 
 
 
 
 
    7,5% 55
European Green Party (EGP)
  
 
Green politics
 
 
2004
1993'
 
GG
 
 
    - 46
European Free Alliance (EFA)
  
 
Regionalism
Minority interests
 
2004
1981'
 
 
 
 
    - 6
  Stand-alone           - 3
European United Left – Nordic Green Left (GUE-NGL)
 
Socialism
Communism
  
1999
 
 
 
 
 
    4,8% 36
Party of the European Left (EL)
  
 
Socialism
Communism
  
2004
 
 
 
 
 
    - 23
EU Democrats (ED)
  
 
Euroscepticism
 
  
2005
 
 
 
 
 
    - 1
  Stand-alone           - 12
Europe of Freedom and Democracy (EFD)
 
  
Euroscepticism
National conservatism
Right-wing populism
2009
 
 
 
 
 
    4,3% 32
Movement for a Europe of Liberties and Democracy (MELD)
   
 
Euroscepticism
National conservatism
Right-wing populism 
2012
 
 
 
 
 
    - 18
  Stand-alone           - 14
Non-Inscrits     3,5% 26
Observer MEPs (since 12/2011)     - 18
Total     - 766
Appendix I / II (Group members/Europarty members)      [I] / [II]
Turnout   42,9%

 © 2014 Wolfram Nordsieck. Note: Dissident MPs remain out of consideration. Source: EP (http://www.elections2009-results.eu).

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