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Parliamentary elections 2019

Party Votes % Change from 2015 Seats  
      % points 2019 2015
Finnish Social Democratic Party 546 471 17,7 1,2 40 34
Finns Party 538 805 17,5 -0,2 39 38
National Coalition Party 523 957 17,0 -1,2 38 37
Centre Party of Finland 423 920 13,8 -7,3 31 49
Green League 354 194 11,5 3,0 20 15
Left Alliance 251 808 8,2 1,0 16 12
Swedish People´s Party in Finland 139 640 4,5 -0,3 9 9
Christian Democrats in Finland 120 144 3,9 0,4 5 5
Blue Reform 29 943 1,0 1,0 - -
Other parties 63 452 2,1 0,2 - -
Others 89 582 2,9 2,0 2 1
Total 3 081 916 100   200 200
Females 1 606 115 52,4 5,5 94 83

Voting turnout of Finnish citizens resident in Finland 72.1%, Finns resident abroad included 68.7%

Source: Statistics Finland, Parliamentary elections

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Updated: 25.4.2019

Voting turnout 1) in parliamentary elections, 1908–2019

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Source: Statistics Finland, Parliamentary elections

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Updated: 25.4.2019

European Parliament elections 2019

Party Votes % Change from 2014 Number of Euro-MPs elected
      % points  
National Coalition Party 380 460 20,8 -1,8 3
Green League 292 892 16,0 6,7 2
Finnish Social Democratic Party 267 603 14,6 2,3 2
Finns Party 253 176 13,8 1,0 2
Centre Party of Finland 247 477 13,5 -6,1 2
Left Alliance 126 063 6,9 -2,4 1
Swedish People´s Party in Finland 115 962 6,3 -0,4 1
Christian Democrats in Finland  89 204 4,9 -0,4 -
Others 57 208 3,1 1,2 -
Total 1 830 045 100 - 13
Females 1 000 059 54,6 6,0  

Voting turnout of Finnish citizens resident in Finland 42.7%

Source: Statistics Finland, European Parliament elections

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Updated: 7.6.2019

Municipal elections 2021

Party Votes %
National Coalition Party 522 623 21,4
Finnish Social Democratic Party 433 811 17,7
Centre Party of Finland 363 364 14,9
Finns Party 354 236 14,5
Green League 259 104 10,6
Left Alliance 194 385 7,9
Swedish People´s Party in Finland 121 494 5,0
Christian Democrats in Finland 88 259 3,6
Movement Now 38 943 1,6
Other parties 19 611 0,8
Constituency associations 50 482 2,1
Total 2 446 312 100

Voting turnout 55.1%

Source: Statistics Finland, Municipal elections

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Updated: 24.6.2021

Presidential election 2018

1st round on 28 Jan. 2018
Candidate Votes %
Sauli Niinistö 1 875 342 62,6
Pekka Haavisto 371 254 12,4
Laura Huhtasaari 207 337 6,9
Paavo Väyrynen 185 305 6,2
Matti Vanhanen 122 383 4,1
Tuula Haatainen 97 294 3,2
Merja Kyllönen 89 977 3,0
Nils Torvalds 44 776 1,5
Total 2 993 668 100

Voting turnout of Finnish citizens resident in Finland 69.9%, Finns resident abroad included 66.8%

Sauli Niinistö was elected President of the Republic in the first round of the elections

Source: Statistics Finland, Presidential elections

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Updated: 2.2.2018

 

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