Lithuania will elect 11 MEPs using the PR electoral system. The candidates fight nationally (one district).

Country statistics:

Population: 3.000.000

GDP/Capita: 70 (EU28 = 100)

Growth (2012): 3.7

Unemployment: 11.7

2014 Election

Lithuania, which is currently holding the rotating EU Presidency, is counting on the EU help to get lower gas prices from Russia’s Gazprom. In 2004, the Lithuanian government led by the Social Democrats, negotiated a 10-years deal with Gazprom. Then...

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