The European Union consists of 25 member states. Citizens of these member states are also citizens of the European Union.
Elections are held for the European Parliament every 5 years.
This table lists the voting system used by member states to elect members to the European Parliament.
|Country||Voting system||Variation||Total seats|
|Austria||D'hondt Method||Open List - preference voting|
|Ireland (Republic of)||Single Transferable Vote|
|Malta||Single Transferable Vote||5|
|United Kingdom||D'hondt method (GB) Single Transferable Vote (NI)||Closed list (GB)|