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European Parliament election, 2004 (Portugal)

Portugal European Parliament election, 2004

13 June 2004
24 seats to the European Parliament
Turnout 38.6%

The European Parliament election of 2004 in Portugal was the election of MEP representing Portugal constituency for the 2004-2009 term of the European Parliament. It was part of the wider 2004 European election. In Portugal the election was held on 13 June.

Parties and candidates

The major parties that partook in the election, and their EP list leaders, were:[1]

National summary of votes and seats

The first most voted party in each district (Azores and Madeira are not shown)
 Summary of the results of Portugal's 13 June 2004 election to the European Parliament
• •
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Socialist Party (PS) PES António Costa 1,516,001 44.52 1.45 Increase
12 / 24
0 Steady
Forward Portugal (FP) EPP



João de Deus Pinheiro



1,132,769



33.27



*



9 / 24
Social Democratic Party (PSD)
7 / 24
2 Decrease
People's Party (CDS–PP)
2 / 24
0 Steady
Democratic Unitarian Coalition (CDU) GUE/NGL



Ilda Figueiredo



309,401



9.09



1.23 Decrease



2 / 24
Communist Party (PCP)
2 / 24
0 Steady
Ecologist Party (PEV)
0 / 24
0 Steady
Left Bloc (BE) EACL Miguel Portas 167,313 4.91 3.12 Increase
1 / 24
1 Increase
Workers' Communist Party (PCTP/MRPP) None António Garcia Pereira 36,294 1.07 0.19 Increase
0 / 24
0 Steady
Others (parties or candidates that won less than 1% of the vote and no seats) 108,338 3.18
0 / 24
Valid votes 3,270,116 96.04
Blank and invalid votes 134,666 3.96
Totals 3,404,782 100.00
24 / 24
1 Decrease
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 8,821,456 38.60 1.33 Decrease
Source: Comissão Nacional de Eleições
Vote share
PS
  
44.52%
FP
  
33.27%
CDU
  
9.09%
BE
  
4.91%
PCTP/MRPP
  
1.07%
PND
  
0.99%
Others
  
2.19%
Blank/Invalides
  
3.96%

References

  1. ^ Comissão Nacional de Eleições - Deputados, Mapa Oficial nº 1/2004
  2. ^ Candidate chosen to lead the Socialist list after the unexpected death of the former head of the list António Sousa Franco.

External links

  • Results according to the Portuguese Electoral Commission of the 13 June 2004 election of the 24 delegates from Portugal to the European Parliament

See also

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