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European Parliament election, 2009 (Czech Republic)

Czech Republic European Parliament election, 2009

5 June 2009
24 seats to the European Parliament

The European Parliament election of 2009 in Czech Republic was the election of the delegation from Czech Republic to the European Parliament in 2009.

Two newly founded right-wing parties, the Czech wing Libertas.cz of Declan Ganley's Libertas founded by Vladimír Železný and the Party of Free Citizens, ran in the election.[1]

Results

 Summary of the results of the Czech Republic's 5 June 2009 election to the European Parliament
• •
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Civic Democratic Party (ODS) ECR Jan Zahradil 741,946 31.45 1.41 Increase
9 / 22
0 Steady
Social Democratic Party (ČSSD) PES Jiří Havel 528,132 22.38 13.61 Increase
7 / 22
5 Increase
Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia (KSČM) PEL (observer) Miloslav Ransdorf 334,577 14.18 6.08 Decrease
4 / 22
2 Decrease
Christian and Democratic Union – People's Party (KDU–ČSL) EPP Zuzana Roithová 180,451 7.64 1.92 Decrease
2 / 22
0 Steady
Sovereignty Jana Bobošíková 100,514 4.26
0 / 22
0 Steady
European Democratic Party (EDS) None Jana Hybášková 68,152 2.88
0 / 22
0 Steady
Public Affairs (VV) Kateřina Klasnová 56,636 2.40
0 / 22
0 Steady
Mayors and Independents – Your Option Jaromír Štětina 53,984 2.28
0 / 22
0 Steady
Green Party (SZ) EGP Jan Dusík 48,621 2.06 1.10 Decrease
0 / 22
0 Steady
SNK European Democrats (SNK ED) Lukáš Macek 39,166 1.66 9.36 Decrease
0 / 22
3 Decrease
Party of Free Citizens (SSO) Jiří Payne 29,846 1.26
0 / 22
0 Steady
Workers' Party (DS) Tomáš Vandas 25,368 1.07 0.89 Increase
0 / 22
0 Steady
Pravý Blok (PB) Petr Cibulka 23,612 1.00
0 / 22
0 Steady
Others (parties and candidates that received less than 1% of the vote and no seats) 151,541
0 / 22
2 Decrease
Valid votes 2,358,934 99.49
Blank and invalid votes 12,075 0.51
Totals 2,371,009 100.00
22 / 22
2 Decrease
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 8,401,374 28.22 0.10 Decrease
Source: Czech Statistical Office

EP list leaders

Opinion polls

Polling Firm Date Source ODS KSČM KDU–ČSL ČSSD SZ SN Others Undecided
CVVM 2/03/2009-9/03/2009- [1] 31% 12.5% 5% 29% 6.5% N.A. 3% 13%
CVVM 30/03/2009-6/04/2009- [2] 26% 13% 6% 28% 5.5% N.A. 4.5% 17%
STEM 21/04/2009 [3] 27.6% 14.5% 6.6% 30.3% 6.6% 5.3% 9.1% N.A.
STEM 5/05/2009 [4] 25% 11.4% 7.2% 30.9% 6% N.A.% 6.4% 13.1%

See also

References

  1. ^ http://www.euractiv.com/en/eu-elections/czech-eurosceptic-parties-run-eu-elections/article-179409

External links

  • List of candidates in the European Parliament election, 2009 (Czech Republic)
  • Opinion polls immediately before election
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