European Parliament election in Austria, 1999

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21 seats to the European Parliament
Turnout49.40% (Decrease 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 Increase 1 Steady 0 Decrease 1
Popular vote 888,338 859,175 655,519
Percentage 31.71% 30.67% 23.40%
Swing Increase 2.56% Increase 1.02% Decrease 4.13%

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

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

Results

Summary of the results of Austria's 13 June 1999 election to the European Parliament
National party European party Main candidate Votes % +/– Seats +/–
Social Democratic Party (SPÖ) PES Hans Peter Martin 888,338 31.71 2.56 Increase 7 1 Increase
People's Party (ÖVP) EPP Ursula Stenzel 859,175 30.67 1.02 Increase 7 0 Steady
Freedom Party (FPÖ) None Daniela Raschhofer 655,519 23.40 4.13 Decrease 5 1 Decrease
The Greens – The Green Alternative (GRÜNE) EGP Johannes Voggenhuber 260,273 9.29 2.48 Increase 2 1 Increase
Liberal Forum (LIF) ELDR Johann Strohmayer 74,467 2.66 1.60 Decrease 0 1 Decrease
Christian Social Alliance – Karl Habsburg's List (CSA) None Karl Habsburg-Lothringen 43,084 1.54 new 0 0 Steady
Communist Party (KPÖ) PEL Walter Baier 20,497 0.73 0.26 Increase 0 0 Steady
Valid votes 2,801,353 96.98
Blank and invalid votes 87,380 3.02
Totals 2,888,733 100.00 21 0 Steady
Electorate (eligible voters) and voter turnout 5,847,660 49.40 18.33 Decrease
Source: Austrian Ministry of Interior Archived 28 June 2016 at the Wayback Machine

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