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European Parliamentary Election, 1999

An election was held on 10 June 1999 to elect three Members of the European Parliament to represent Northern Ireland.

Result
Seats
DUP
1
SDLP
1
UUP
1
First Preferences Share
DUP
28.4%
SDLP
28.1%
UUP
17.6%
Sinn Féin
17.3%
PUP
3.3%
Other
5.2%

Party Candidate Votes Vote % % Change
DUP Ian Paisley 192,762 28.4% -0.8% Elected
SDLP John Hume 190,731 28.1% -0.8% Elected
UUP Jim Nicholson 119,507 17.6% -6.2% Elected
Sinn Féin Mitchel McLaughlin 117,643 17.3% +7.4%
PUP David Ervine 22,494 3.3% +3.3%
UK Unionist Robert McCartney 20,283 3.0% +3.0%
Alliance Sean Neeson 14,391 2.1% -2.0%
Natural Law James Anderson 998 0.1% -0.3%

Transfers
Round 1 2 3
Ian Paisley 192,762
John Hume 190,731
Jim Nicholson 119,507 162,627 184,739
Mitchel McLaughlin 117,643 119,352 119,384
David Ervine 22,494
Robert McCartney 20,283
Sean Neeson 14,391
James Anderson 998


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