Elections

Parliamentary elections 2015

Party Votes   % Change from 2011 Seats
% points 2015 2011
Centre Party of Finland 626 218 21,1 5,3 49 35
National Coalition Party 540 212 18,2 -2,2 37 44
Finns Party 524 054 17,7 -1,4 38 39
Finnish Social Democratic Party 490 102 16,5 -2,6 34 42
Green League 253 102 8,5 1,3 15 10
Left Alliance 211 702 7,1 -1,0 12 14
Swedish People´s Party in Finland 144 802 4,9 0,6 9 9
Christian Democrats in Finland  105 134 3,5 -0,5 5 6
Other parties 56 402 1,9 0,3 - -
Others 16 731 0,6 0,2 1 1
Total 2 968 459 100   200 200
Females 1 264 405 42,6 0,8 83 85
Voting turnout 1) 70.1% (66.9% incl. Finns resident abroad)

1) Finnish citizens resident in Finland

Source: Statistics Finland, Parliamentary elections

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Updated: 5.5.2015

Voting turnout 1) in parliamentary elections, 1908–2015

Voting turnout 1) in parliamentary elections, 1908–2015

Corrected on 4 April 2017

Source: Statistics Finland, Parliamentary elections

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Updated: 5.5.2015

European Parliament elections  2014

Party Votes   % Change in votes cast 2014–2009 Number of Euro-MPs elected
      % points  
National Coalition Party 390 376 22,6 -0,6 3
Centre Party of Finland 339 895 19,7 0,6 3
Finns Party 222 457 12,9 3,1 2
Finnish Social Democratic Party 212 781 12,3 -5,2 2
Green League 161 263 9,3 -3,1 1
Left Alliance 161 074 9,3 3,4 1
Swedish People´s Party in Finland 116 747 6,8 0,7 1
Christian Democrats in Finland  90 586 5,2 1,1 -
Others 33 115 1,9 0,1 -
Total 1 728 294 100 - 13
Females 840 903 48,7 2,2 7
Voting turnout 1) 41.0% 

1) Finnish citizens resident in Finland

Source: Statistics Finland, European Parliament elections

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Updated: 13.6.2014

Municipal elections 2017

Party Votes %
National Coalition Party 531 599 20,7
Finnish Social Democratic Party 498 252 19,4
Centre Party of Finland 450 529 17,5
Green League 320 235 12,5
Finns Party 227 297 8,8
Left Alliance 226 626 8,8
Swedish People´s Party in Finland 125 518 4,9
Christian Democrats in Finland  105 551 4,1
Others parties 32 035 1,2
Other  53 126 2,1
Total 2 570 768 100
Voting turnout 58.9%

Source: Statistics Finland, Municipal elections

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Updated: 21.4.2017

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 1) 69.9%, (66.8% incl. Finns resident abroad)
Sauli Niinistö was elected President of the Republic in the first round of the elections

1) Finnish citizens resident in Finland

Source: Statistics Finland, Presidential elections

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Updated: 2.2.2018

 

 

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Last updated 11 Oct 2018