Dataset: Ireland: European Parliament Election 2009


<h4>Political parties represented in the election:</h4>
   <li>Fianna Fáil - Fianna Fáil - The Republican Party (Fianna Fáil - An Páirtí Poblachtánach)</li>
   <li>Fine Gael - Fine Gael - The United Ireland Party</li>
   <li>Labour Party - (Páirtí an Lucht Oibre)</li>
   <li>Sinn Féin</li>
   <li>Libertas Ireland</li>
   <li>Socialist Party - (Páirtí Sóisialach)</li>
   <li>Green Party - (Comhaontas Glas)</li>

Full Title

Ireland: European Parliament Election 2009

Identification Number



Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
Norwegian Social Science Data Services NSD

List of Keywords

Topic Classification



Ireland  (IE)

Geographic Coverage

Ireland, Electoral districts/Constituencies for the European Parliament election 2009:

North West

Geographic Unit

Electoral districts/Constituencies

Unit of Analysis

Statistical/administrative unit

Kind of Data

Aggregate data

Data Collector

Norwegian Social Science Data Services  (NSD)

Mode of Data Collection

Data was downloaded on electoral district level.

Data Sources

<p>Christopher Took & Seán Donnelly: <a target="_blank" href=""></a></p>;


Abroad votes: Not available

Errors: No

The STV electoral system makes this type of simplified table of election results disputable due to the preferential ballot. Here, only parties ranked as number 1 on the ballot is reported.

The electoral districts used for EP elections do not correspondt to the NUTS structure.

Availability Status

Data is available free of charge

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