European Database: Women in Decision-Making

Results of the Election to the European Parliament June 1999

Country Seats Women elected Women elected % Women seated Women seated %
Austria 21 8 38,1 8 38,1
Belgium 25 8 32,0 7 28,0
Denmark 16 6 37,5 6 37,5
Finland 16 7 43,8 7 43,8
France 87 35 40,2 35 40,2
Germany 99 36 36,4 36 36,4
Greece 25 4 16,0 4 16,0
Ireland 15 5 33,3 5 33,3
Italy 87 9 10,3 9 10,3
Luxembourg 6 0 0,0 2 33,3
Netherlands 31 10 32,3 10 32,3
Portugal 25 5 20,0 5 20,0
Spain 64 22 34,4 22 34,4
Sweden 22 11 50,0 11 50,0
United Kingdom 87 21 24,1 21 24,1
Total 626 187 29,9 188 30,0

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