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European Parliament election, 2004 (Finland)

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European Parliament election, 2004 (Finland)

Finland European Parliament election, 2004

13 June 2004
14 seats to the European Parliament

The European Parliament election of 2004 in Finland was the election of MEP representing Finland constituency for the 2004-2009 term of the European Parliament. It was part of the wider 2004 European election. The vote took place on June 13. 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.


 Summary of the results of Finland's 13 June 2004 election to the European Parliament
• •
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
National Coalition Party (KOK) EPP 393,084 23.71 1.56 Decrease
4 / 14
0 Steady
Centre Party (KESK) ELDR 386,174 23.37 2.07 Increase
4 / 14
0 Steady
Social Democratic Party (SDP) PES 350,057 21.16 3.30 Increase
3 / 14
0 Steady
Green League (VIHR) + Independents EGP 172,668 10.43 3.00 Decrease
1 / 14
1 Decrease
Left Alliance (V) NGLA / PEL 151,316 9.13 0.05 Steady
1 / 14
0 Steady
Swedish People's Party (SFP) ELDR 94,326 5.70 1.07 Decrease
1 / 14
0 Steady
Christian Democrats (KD) None 70,845 4.28 1.89 Increase
0 / 14
1 Decrease
Others (parties and candidates that won less than 1% of the vote and no seats) 37,151 2.21
0 / 14
0 Steady
Valid votes 1,656,584 99.38
Blank and invalid votes 10,348 0.62
Totals 1,666,932 100.00
14 / 14
2 Decrease
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 4,227,987 39.43 9.29 Increase
Source: [1]

External links

  • Elected Members of European Parliament 2004 (as of 18 June 2004, i.e. after election but before regrouping)
  • Nomination of candidates in European Parliament elections 2004 (as of 1 June 2004, i.e. before election)
  • Summary (as of 23 June 2004, i.e. after election but before regrouping)


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