Elections

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 1) 72.1% (68.7% incl. Finns resident abroad)

1) Finnish citizens resident in Finland

Source: Statistics Finland, Parliamentary elections

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Updated: 25.4.2019

Voting turnout 1) in parliamentary elections, 1908–2019

Voting turnout 1) in parliamentary elections, 1908–2015

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 1)    42,7 1,7  

1) Finnish citizens resident in Finland

Source: Statistics Finland, European Parliament elections

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Updated: 7.6.2019

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
Other parties 32 035 1,2
Others 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 7 Jun 2019