New composition of the European Parliament for 2009-2014

After the elections of June 2009, the number of seats following the political groups is this:

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Source: European Parliament
S&D: Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats
ECR: European conservatives and reformists
EFD: Europe of Freedom and Democracy.

 

Repartition of seats by political groups and Member States after the ratification of the first modification of the Lisbon Treaty in December 2011

 
logo PPE DE
PPE
Logo du Groupe de l'Alliance Progressiste des Socialistes et D´┐Żmocrates au Parlement europ´┐Żen
S&D1

ADLE
logo Verts/ALE
Verts/ALE
Groupe des Conservateurs et R´┐Żformistes europ´┐Żens
ECR
logo GUE/NGL
GUE/NGL
logo GUE/NGL
ELD3
NON INSCRITS
Non Inscrits
Total
BelgiqueBelgique

5

5

5

4

1

0

1

1

22

BulgarieBulgarie

7

4

5

0

0

0

0

2

18

République tchèqueRépublique tchèque

2

7

0

0

9

4

0

0

22

DanemarkDanemark

1

4

3

2

1

1

1

0

13

AllemagneAllemagne

42

23

12

14

0

8

0

0

99

EstonieEstonie

1

1

3

1

0

0

0

0

6

IrlandeIrlande

4

3

4

0

0

1

0

0

12

GrèceGrèce

7

8

1

1

0

3

2

0

22

EspagneEspagne

25

23

2

2

0

1

0

1

54

FranceFrance

30

14

6

15

0

5

1

3

74

ItalieItalie

35

22

6

0

0

0

10

0

73

ChypreChypre

2

2

0

0

0

2

0

0

6

LettonieLettonie

4

1

1

1

1

1

0

0

9

LituanieLituanie

4

3

2

0

1

0

2

0

12

LuxembourgLuxembourg

3

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

6

HongrieHongrie

14

4

0

0

1

0

0

3

22

MalteMalte

2

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

6

Pays-BasPays-Bas

5

3

6

3

1

2

1

5

26

AutricheAutriche

6

5

0

2

0

0

0

6

19

PolognePologne

29

7

0

0

11

0

4

0

51

PortugalPortugal

10

7

0

1

0

4

0

0

22

RoumanieRoumanie

14

11

5

0

0

0

0

3

33

SlovénieSlovénie

4

2

2

0

0

0

0

0

8

SlovaquieSlovaquie

6

5

1

0

0

0

1

0

13

FinlandeFinlande

4

2

4

2

0

0

1

0

13

SuèdeSuède

5

6

4

4

0

1

0

0

20

Royaume-UniRoyaume Uni

0

13

11

5

27

1

9

6

72

Total
logo PPE-DE
271
Logo du Groupe de l'Alliance Progressiste des Socialistes et D´┐Żmocrates au Parlement europ´┐Żen
190

84
logo Verts/ALE
58
Groupe des Conservateurs et R´┐Żformistes europ´┐Żens
53
logo GUE/NGL
34
logo GUE/NGL
33
NON INSCRITS
30
Total
753
                   

Source: European Parliament.
1S&D : Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats
2ECR : European conservatives and reformists
3EFD : Europe of Freedom and Democracy

Turnout at the European elections in 2004 and 2009

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Resultats taux de participation

Source: TNS opinion in collaboration with the European Parliament.

2004 - EU25 - The 15 Member States + Poland, Hungary, Slovenia, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Cyprus and Malta in 2004.

2009 - EU27 - The 25 Member States + Bulgaria and Romania in 2007.



Since the mid-term elections of January 2012, the Presidents of the Groups are :

The presidents of the political groups at the European Parliament for the 7th legislature are:

Group of the European Popular Party (EPP): Joseph Daul, France.
Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats (S&D): Johannes SWOBODA, Austria.
Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE): Guy Verhofstadt, Belgium.
Group of the European Conservatives and Reformists (ECR): Martin CALLANAN, United Kingdom.

Group Greens/European Free Alliance (Greens/EFA): Daniel COHN-BENDIT, France & Rebecca HARMS, Germany.
Group European United Left/Nordic Left (GUE/GVN): Lothar Bisky, Germany.
Group Europe of Freedom and Democracy (EFD): Nigel Farage, United Kingdom and Francesco Speroni, Italy.


Since the mid-term elections of January 2012, the Presidents and Vice-Presidents of the Parliamentary Committees are :

Foreign Affairs (AFET): Elmar BROK (EPPE, Germany); Fiorello PROVERA (EFD, Italy), Ioan Mircea PASCU (S&D, Romania), Andrey KOVATCHEV (EPPE, Bulgaria), Willy MEYER (GUE/NGL, Spain)
Development (DEVE): Eva JOLY (Greens/EFA, France); Mich´┐Żle STRIFFLER (EPP, France), Nirj DEVA (ECR, United Kingdom), Iva ZANICCHI (EPP, Italy), Corina CRETU (S&D, Romania)
International Trade (INTA): Vital MOREIRA (S&D, Portugal); Cristiana MUSCARDINI (EPP, Italy), Robert STURDY (ECR, United Kingdom), Pawel ZALEWSKI (EPP, Poland), Yannick JADOT (Greens/EFA, France)
Budgets (BUDG): Alain LAMASSOURE (EPP, France); Jutta HAUG (S&D, Germany), George LYON (ADLE, United Kingdom), Jean-Luc DEHAENE (EPP, Belgium), Ivalio KALFIN (S&D, Bulgaria)
Budgetary Control (CONT): Michael THEURER (ADLE, Germany); Bart STAES (Greens/EFA, Belgium), Iliana IVANOVA (EPP, Bulgaria), Boguslaw LIBERADZKI (S&D, Poland), Boguslaw SONIK (EPP, Poland)
Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON): Sharon BOWLES (ADLE, United Kingdom); Pablo ZALBA BIDEGAIN (EPP, Spain), Arlene McCARTHY (S&D, United Kingdom), Theodor Dumitru STOLOJAN (EPP, Romania), Edward SCICLUNA (S&D, Malta)
Employment and Social Affairs (EMPL): Pervenche BER´┐ŻS (S&D, France); Nadja HIRSCH (ADLE, Germany), In´┐Żs Cristina ZUBER (GUE/NGL, Portugal), Jean LAMBERT (Greens/EFA, United Kingdom), Thomas MANN (EPP, Germany)
Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI): Matthias GROOTE (S&D, Germany); Gerben-Jan GERBRANDY (ADLE, Netherlands), Carl SCHLYTER (Greens/EFA, Sweden), J´┐Żnos ´┐ŻDER (EPP, Hungary), Dan J´┐ŻRGENSEN (S&D, Denmark)
Industry, Rechearch and Energy (ITRE): Amalia SARTORI (EPP, Italy); Patrizia TOIA (S&D, Italy), Jens ROHDE (ADLE, Denmark), Dimitrios DROUTSAS (S&D, Greece), Ev´┐Żen TO´┐ŻENOVSK´┐Ż (ECR, Czech Republic)
Internal Market and Consumer Protection (IMCO):Malcolm HARBOUR (ECR, United Kingdom); Eija-Riitta KORHOLA (EPP, Finland), Bernadette VERGNAUD (S&D, France), Gino TREMATERRA (EPP, Italy), Louis GRECH (S&D, Malta)
Transport and Tourism (TRAN): Brian SIMPSON (S&D, United Kingdom); Dominique RIQUET (EPP, France), Peter VAN DALEN (ECR, Netherlands), Silvia-Adriana TICAU (S&D, Romania), Dieter-Lebrecht KOCH (EPP, Germany)
Regional Development (REGI): Danuta Maria H´┐ŻBNER (EPP, Poland); Georgios STAVRAKAKIS (S&D, Greece), Markus PIEPER (EPP, Germany), Filiz Hakaeva HYUSMENOVA (ADLE, Bulgaria), Michail TREMOPOULOS (Greens/EFA, Greece)
Agriculture (AGRI): Paolo DE CASTRO (S&D, Italy); Czeslaw Adam SIEKIERSKI (EPP, Poland), Jos´┐Ż BOV´┐Ż (Greens/EFA, France), Janusz WOJCIECHOWSKI (ECR, Poland), Marit PAULSEN (ADLE, Sweden)
Fisheries (PECH): Gabriel MATO ADROVER (EPP, Spain); Struan STEVENSON (ECR, United Kingdom), Alain CADEC (EPP, France), Guido MILANA (S&D, Italy), Carl HAGLUND (ADLE, Finland)
Culture and Education (CULT): Doris PACK (EPP, Germany); Helga TR´┐ŻPEL (Greens/EFA, Germany), Lorenzo FONTANA (EFD, Italy), Lothar BISKY (GUE/NGL, Germany), Morten L´┐ŻKKEGAARD (ADLE, Denmark)
Legal Affairs (JURI): Klaus-Heiner LEHNE (EPP, Germany); Luigi BERLINGUER (S&D, Italy), Raffaele BALDASSARRE (EPP, Italy), Evelyn REGNER (S&D, Austria), Sebastian Valentin BODU (EPP, Romania)
Civil Liberties (LIBE): Juan Fernando L´┐ŻPEZ AGUILAR (S&D, Spain); Kinga G´┐ŻL (EPP, Hungary), Sophie IN'T VELD (ADLE, Netherlands), Salvatore IACOLINO (EPP, Italy), Kinga G´┐ŻNCZ (S&D, Hungary)
Constitutional Affairs (AFCO): Carlo CASINI (EPP, Italy); Zita GURMAI (S&D, Hungary), Constance LE GRIP (EPP, France), Morten MESSERSCHMIDT (EFD, Denmark), Ashley FOX (ECR, United Kingdom)
Women´┐Żs Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM): Mikael GUSTAFSSON (GUE/NGL, Sweden); L´┐Żvia J´┐ŻR´┐ŻKA (EPP, Hungary), Edite ESTRELA (S&D, Portugal), Elisabeth MORIN-CHARTIER (EPP, France), Barbara MATERA (EPP, Italy)
Petitions (PETI): Arnaud DANJEAN (EPP, France); Kyriakos MAVRONIKOLAS (S&D, Cyprus), Norica NICOLAI (ADLE, Romania), Justas Vincas PALECKIS (S&D, Lithuania), Krzysztof LISEK (EPP, Poland)

Within the Foreign Affairs Committee there are two sub-committees:
Human Rights (DROI): Barbara LOCHBIHLER (Greens/EFA, Germany); Andrzej GRZYB (EPP, Poland), Agn´┐Żs LE BRUN (EPP, France), Metin KAZAK (ADLE, Bulgaria), Joanna SEYSZYN (S&D, Poland)
Security and Defence (SEDE): Arnaud DANJEAN (EPP, France); Kyriakos MAVRONIKOLAS (S&D, Cyprus), Norica NICOLAI (ADLE, Romania), Justas Vincas PALECKIS (S&D, Lithuania), Krzysztof LISEK (EPP, Poland)


The distribution of women in the European Parliament in the 7th legislature (2009-2014)

Etat membre
Nombre de Députés
européens
Nombre de Femmes
%
FinlandeFinlande

13

8

61.5

EstonieEstonie

6

3

50.0

DanemarkDanemark

13

6

46,1

SuèdeSuède

20

9

45.0

FranceFrance

74

33

44.5

EspagneEspagne

54

22

40.7

SlovaquieSlovaquie

13

5

38.4

Pays-BasPays-Bas

26

10

38.4

SlovénieSlovénie

8

3

37.5

AllemagneAllemagne

99

37

37.3

RoumanieRoumanie

33

12

36.4

BelgiqueBelgique

22

8

36.3

HongrieHongrie

22

8

36.3

ChypreChypre

6

2

33.3

LettonieLettonie

9

3

33.3

IrlandeIrlande

12

4

33.3

BulgarieBulgarie

18

6

33.3

Royaume-UniRoyaume Uni

73

24

32.9

GrèceGrèce

22

7

31.8

PortugalPortugal

22

7

31.8

AutricheAutriche

19

6

31.6

LituanieLituanie

12

3

25.00

ItalieItalie

73

16

21.9

PolognePologne

51

11

21.6

République tchèqueRépublique tchèque

22

4

18.2

LuxembourgLuxembourg

6

1

16.7

MalteMalte

6

0

0.00

Total 754 258 34.2

Source : European Parliament

Link to the list of MEPs