|Author (Corporate)||Cardiff EDC|
|Publication Date||June 2019|
Reports, analyses and information on the electoral campaign and the aftermath of the European Parliament election held in Sweden on 26 May 2019.
Sweden's ruling centre-left party, the Social Democrats (SD), won 23,48% of the vote. The Moderate Party followed in second spot, with 16,83%, ahead of the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats at 15,34%. Other parties that gained seat(s) in the European Parliament were the Greens (11,52%), the Centre Party (10,78%), the Christian Democrats (10,78%), the Left Party (6,80%) and the Liberals (4,13%).
Right-wing populism, migration and climate were issues that were discussed ahead of the election.
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations|
|Subject Tags||European Parliament Elections|
|Keywords||2019 EP election
|Countries / Regions||Sweden|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|