Review of European and National Election Results. Third update

22-08-2016

This document provides a third update of the Review of European and National Elections, published in November 2014 by the Public Opinion Monitoring Unit of DG Communication. The Review was dedicated to the results of the European elections of May 2014 and to the history of 35 years of direct elections to the European Parliament since 1979, as well as to the different national elections. This latest edition addresses the changes in the European Parliament since the second update, published in February 2016. The reader will also find the results of the elections held in Member States until July 2016: four legislative elections (ES, IE, CY, and SK) and one direct presidential election (AT).

This document provides a third update of the Review of European and National Elections, published in November 2014 by the Public Opinion Monitoring Unit of DG Communication. The Review was dedicated to the results of the European elections of May 2014 and to the history of 35 years of direct elections to the European Parliament since 1979, as well as to the different national elections. This latest edition addresses the changes in the European Parliament since the second update, published in February 2016. The reader will also find the results of the elections held in Member States until July 2016: four legislative elections (ES, IE, CY, and SK) and one direct presidential election (AT).