1999 European Parliament election in Finland

The European Parliament election of 1999 in Finland was the election of the delegation from Finland to the European Parliament in 1999.

1999 European Parliament election in Finland

← 1996 13 June 1999 2004 →

14 seats to the European Parliament

ResultsEdit

e • d Summary of the results of Finland's 13 June 1999 election to the European Parliament
← 199619992004 →
National party European party Party leader Votes % +/– Seats +/–
National Coalition Party (KOK) EPP Sauli Niinistö 313,960 25.27 5.10  
4 / 16
0  
Centre Party (KESK) ELDR Esko Aho 264,640 21.30 3.06  
4 / 16
0  
Social Democratic Party (SDP) PES Paavo Lipponen 221,836 17.86 3.59  
3 / 16
1  
Green League (VIHR) + Independents EGP Satu Hassi 166,786 13.43 5.84  
2 / 16
1  
Left Alliance (V) NGLA / PEL Suvi-Anne Siimes 112,757 9.08 1.43  
1 / 16
1  
Swedish People's Party (SFP) ELDR Jan-Erik Enestam 84,153 6.77 1.02  
1 / 16
0  
Christian League (SKL) None Bjarne Kallis 29,637 2.39 0.42  
1 / 16
1  
Ecological Party (KIPU) None Pertti Virtanen 29,215 2.35 new
0 / 16
0  
Others (parties and candidates that won less than 1% of the vote and no seats) 19,319 1.55
0 / 16
0  
Valid votes 1,242,303 99.53
Blank and invalid votes 5,819 0.47
Totals 1,248,122 100.00
16 / 16
0  
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout (total) 4,141,098 30.14 27.46  
Source: Europarlamenttivaalit 1996–2004[dead link] (Tilastokeskus 2004)

Most vote gettersEdit

Candidate[1] Party Votes
Heidi Hautala Green League 115502115 502
Marjo Matikainen-Kallström National Coalition Party 107444107 444
Astrid Thors Swedish People's Party &8109281 092
Reino Paasilinna Social Democratic Party. &6420464 204
Paavo Väyrynen Centre Party &6400964 009
Esko Seppänen Left Alliance &5995459 954
Ari Vatanen National Coalition Party &5883658 836
Kyösti Virrankoski Centre Party &5007550 075
Riitta Myller Social Democratic Party &4793947 939
Ilkka Suominen National Coalition Party &3836438 364
Eija-Riitta Korhola Christian Democrats &2809228 095
  Pertti "Veltto" Virtanen KIPU &2809528 092
Matti Wuori Green League &2684626 846
Samuli Pohjamo Centre Party &2533325 333
Mikko Pesälä Centre Party &2428124 281
Ulpu Iivari Social Democratic Party &2409124 091
Piia-Noora Kauppi National Coalition Party &1822118 221
Satu Procopé Centre Party &1703717 037
Timo Kaunisto Centre Party &1630716 307
Jyrki Otila National Coalition Party &1620516 205
Antti Pentikäinen Centre Party &1609916 099
Rauno Meriö National Coalition Party &1537015 370
Inna Ilivitzky Left Alliance &1490114 901
Miapetra Kumpula Social Democratic Party &1398513 985
Pirjo Siiskonen Centre Party &1282512 825

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1] Tilastokeskus