Finland (European Parliament constituency)

Finland is a European Parliament constituency for elections in the European Union covering the member state of Finland. It is currently represented by thirteen Members of the European Parliament.

Finland
European Parliament constituency
Map of the European Parliament constituencies with Finland highlighted in red
Location among the current constituencies
Member stateFinland
Created1996
MEPs16 (1996–1999)
14 (1999–2009)
13 (2009–present)
Sources
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ElectionsEdit

1996Edit

The 1996 election was the first European election for Finland.

1999Edit

The 1999 European election was the fifth election to the European Parliament and the second for Finland.

2004Edit

The 2004 European election was the sixth election to the European Parliament and the third for Finland. Both the Finnish Social Democratic Party and the Finnish Centre Party improved their vote at the expense of the conservative National Coalition Party and the Greens.

2009Edit

The 2009 European election was the seventh election to the European Parliament and the fourth for Finland. The number of seats was decreased to thirteen.

2014Edit

The 2014 European election was the eighth election to the European Parliament and the fifth for Finland. Finland's representation remained at 13 MEPs.

2019Edit

The 2019 European election was the ninth election to the European Parliament and the sixth for Finland.

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