1999 European Parliament election in Austria


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

European Parliament election in Austria, 1999

 1996 13 June 1999 2004 

21 seats to the European Parliament
Turnout49.40% ( 18.33 pp)
  First party Second party Third party
 
Leader Hans-Peter Martin Ursula Stenzel Daniela Raschhofer
Party SPÖ ÖVP FPÖ
Alliance PES EPP None
Last election 6 seats, 29.15% 7 seats, 29.65% 6 seats, 27.53%
Seats won 7 7 5
Seat change 1 0 1
Popular vote 888,338 859,175 655,519
Percentage 31.71% 30.67% 23.40%
Swing 2.56% 1.02% 4.13%

  Fourth party
 
Leader Johannes Voggenhuber
Party Greens
Alliance Green
Last election 1 seat, 6.81%
Seats won 2
Seat change 1
Popular vote 260,273
Percentage 9.29%
Swing 2.48%

Results


e  d Summary of the results of Austria's 13 June 1999 election to the European Parliament
← 199619992004 →
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Social Democratic Party (SPÖ) PES Hans Peter Martin 888,338 31.71 2.56 7 1
People's Party (ÖVP) EPP Ursula Stenzel 859,175 30.67 1.02 7 0
Freedom Party (FPÖ) None Daniela Raschhofer 655,519 23.40 4.13 5 1
The Greens – The Green Alternative (GRÜNE) EGP Johannes Voggenhuber 260,273 9.29 2.48 2 1
Liberal Forum (LIF) ELDR Johann Strohmayer 74,467 2.66 1.60 0 1
Christian Social Alliance – Karl Habsburg's List (CSA) None Karl Habsburg-Lothringen 43,084 1.54 new 0 0
Communist Party (KPÖ) PEL Walter Baier 20,497 0.73 0.26 0 0
Valid votes 2,801,353 96.98
Blank and invalid votes 87,380 3.02
Totals 2,888,733 100.00 21 0
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 5,847,660 49.40 18.33
Source: Austrian Ministry of Interior[dead link]

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