The UK will elect 73 MEPs using the D’Hondt proportional representation, but Northern Ireland uses the single transferable vote. The candidates fight in 12 constituencies, one of which (South West England) also includes Gibraltar.

Country Statistics

Population: 63.400.000

GDP/capita: 110 (EU28 = 100)

Growth (2012): 0.2

Unemployment: 7.7


2014 Election

This is likely to be one of the most exciting contests as it is essentially several elections going on at the same t...

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