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2014 European Parliament election in Cyprus

Cyprus's component of the 2014 European Parliament election was held on Sunday, 25 May 2014.[2]

European Parliament election in Cyprus, 2014

← 2009 25 May 2014 2019 →

All 6 Cypriot seats to the European Parliament
Turnout43.97%[1]
  First party Second party
  Averof Neophytou 2009.jpg Andros-Kyprianou-2011.jpg
Leader Averof Neofytou Andros Kyprianou
Party DISY AKEL
Alliance EPP GUE/NGL
Last election 35.65% 34.90%
Seats before 2 2
Seats won 2 2
Seat change 0 0
Popular vote 97,732 69,852
Percentage 37.75% 26.98%

  Third party Fourth party
 
Leader Nicolas Papadopoulos Yiannakis Omirou
Party DIKO EDEK
Alliance S&D S&D
Last election 12.28% 9.85%
Seats before 1 1
Seats won 1 1
Seat change 0 0
Popular vote 28,044 19,894
Percentage 10.83% 7.68%

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Largest party by district

In total, 6 Members of the European Parliament were elected from Cyprus.[2]

PartiesEdit

Ten parties or coalitions contested the European Parliament election in Cyprus:[3]

There were also eight independent candidates.[5]

Opinion pollsEdit

Date(s)
conducted
Polling organisation/client Sample size DISY-EVROKO AKEL DIKO EDEK-KOP Others Lead
15 May 2014 ANT1 TV 25% 16% 8% 5% 9% over AKEL
12 April 2014 CyBC 35% 22% 11% 8% 13% over AKEL

ResultsEdit

e • d Summary of the results of Cyprus's 25 May 2014 election to the European Parliament
← 200920142019 →
Party European party Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Democratic Rally (DISY) – EVROKO EPP 97,732 37.75 1.76  
2 / 6
0  
Progressive Party of Working People (AKEL – Left – New Forces) PEL 69,852 26.98 8.37  
2 / 6
0  
Democratic Party (DIKO) None 28,044 10.83 1.48  
1 / 6
0  
Movement for Social Democracy (EDEK) – Green Party PES/EGP 19,894 7.68 3.76  
1 / 6
0  
Citizens' Alliance 17,549 6.78
0 / 6
0  
Message of Hope 9,907 3.83
0 / 6
0  
National Popular Front (ELAM) 6,957 2.69 2.48  
0 / 6
0  
Levent Sener (independent) 2,718 1.05
0 / 6
0  
Others (parties or candidates that won less than 1% of the vote and no seats) 6,261 2.42
0 / 6
0  
Valid votes 258,914 97.01
Blank and invalid votes 7,977 2.99
Totals 266,891 100.00
6 / 6
0  
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 606,916 43.97 15.43  
Source: results.elections.moi.gov.cy. All percentage swings are as reported therein.


Elected MEPsEdit

The following candidates were elected:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.europarl.europa.eu/elections2014-results/en/country-results-cy-2014.html
  2. ^ a b "Announcements for EP election candidates on Friday". Cyprus Mail. 24 April 2014. Retrieved 18 May 2014.
  3. ^ Psillides, Constantinos (3 May 2014). "Update: 61 candidates to contest 6 MEP seats". Cyprus Mail. Retrieved 19 May 2014.
  4. ^ http://www.euroelections2014.gov.cy/en/05_Candidates.htm
  5. ^ http://www.euroelections2014.gov.cy/en/05_Independent.htm
  6. ^ http://www.euroelections2014.gov.cy/en/news/news_20140525_09.htm

External linksEdit