Breakdown of seats in European Parliament voting | world | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Nov 20, 2017-Monday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Breakdown of seats in European Parliament voting

A breakdown of the seat distribution in the new 736-seat European Parliament per member state in the 27-nation EU bloc. Seats are distributed based on representation by population.

world Updated: Jun 06, 2009 10:51 IST

A breakdown of the seat distribution in the new 736-seat European Parliament per member state in the 27-nation EU bloc. Seats are distributed based on representation by population. Under treaty rules, the size of the EU assembly falls from the outgoing 785-seat chamber to streamline the legislature's work.

- Germany: 82.4 million people, 99 seats
- France: 62.9 million, 72
- Britain: 60.4 million, 72
- Italy: 58.7 million, 72
- Spain: 43.76 million, 50
- Poland: 38.2 million, 50
- Romania: 21.6 million, 33
- Netherlands: 16.3 million, 25
- Greece: 11.1 million, 22
- Portugal: 10.6 million, 22
- Belgium: 10.5 million , 22
- Czech Republic: 10.3 million, 22
- Hungary: 10 million, 22
- Sweden: 9 million, 18
- Austria: 8.3 million, 17
- Bulgaria: 7.7 million, 17
- Denmark: 5.4 million, 13
- Slovakia: 5.4 million, 13
- Finland: 5.3 million, 13
- Ireland: 4.2 million, 12
- Lithuania: 3.4 million, 12
- Latvia: 2.3 million, 8
- Slovenia: 2.0 million, 7
- Estonia: 1.3 million, 6
- Cyprus: 0,7 million, 6
- Luxembourg: 0,5 million, 6