World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

European Parliament election, 2014 (Sweden)

Article Id: WHEBN0039364126
Reproduction Date:

Title: European Parliament election, 2014 (Sweden)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Swedish general election, 2014, Moderate Party, European Parliament election, 2009 (Sweden), European Parliament election, 2014, Pirate Party
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

European Parliament election, 2014 (Sweden)

European Parliament election in Sweden, 2014

25 May 2014

All 20 Swedish seats to the European Parliament
Turnout 51.07%[1]
  First party Second party Third party
 
Leader Stefan Löfven Gustav Fridolin
Åsa Romson
Fredrik Reinfeldt
Party
Alliance S&D Greens–EFA EPP
Last election 6 seats, 24.41% 2 seats, 11.02% 4 seats, 18.83%
Seats won 5 4 3
Seat change Decrease 1 Increase 2 Decrease 1
Popular vote 899,074 572,591 507,488
Percentage 24.19% 15.41% 13.65%
Swing Decrease 0.22% Increase 4.39% Decrease 5.18%

  Fourth party Fifth party Sixth party
 
Leader Jan Björklund Jimmie Åkesson Annie Lööf
Party
Alliance ALDE
Last election 3 seats, 13.58% 0 seats, 3.27% 1 seat, 5.47%
Seats won 2 2 1
Seat change Decrease 1 Increase 2 Steady 0
Popular vote 368,514 359,248 241,101
Percentage 9.91% 9.67% 6.49%
Swing Decrease 3.67% Increase 6.4% Increase 1.01%

  Seventh party Eighth party Ninth party
 
Leader Jonas Sjöstedt Göran Hägglund Gudrun Schyman,
Stina Svensson,
Sissela Nordling Blanco
Party
Alliance EUL–NGL EPP S&D
Last election 1 seat, 5.66% 1 seat, 4.68% 0 seats, 2.22%
Seats won 1 1 1
Seat change Steady 0 Steady 0 Increase 1
Popular vote 234,272 220,574 204,005
Percentage 6.3% 5.93% 5.49%
Swing Increase 0.65% Increase 1.26% Increase 3.27%

European Parliament elections in Sweden took place on 25 May 2014. At the election, twenty Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) were from the Swedish constituency. In the election, voters choose members of registered Swedish parties whose elected members then form political groups in the European Parliament, together with members of parties from other Member States with the same political affiliation.

Elected candidates

Moderate Party

Centre Party

Liberal People's Party

Christian Democrats

Social Democrats

Left Party

Green Party

Sweden Democrats

Feminist Initiative

Previous result

Distribution of Sweden's mandate during the previous election, Turnout was 45.53% [2] in 2009
Swedish party Seats/20 European party Seats/754
Social Democratic Party 6   Party of European Socialists 195
Moderate Party 4   European People's Party 275
Christian Democrats 1
Liberal People's Party 3   Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 75
Centre Party 1
Green Party 2 European Green Party 45
Pirate Party 2 European Pirate Party 2
Left Party 1 Nordic Green Left Alliance 2

References

  1. ^ http://www.europarl.europa.eu/elections2014-results/en/country-results-se-2014.html
  2. ^ https://accountabilityreport.wordpress.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=150&action=edit&message=6&postpost=v2
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.