Europäisches Parlament: All parties at a glance

Parties in the parliament

The EU Parliament is made up of a variety of different parties from all over Europe, elected by the citizens of each country. Different countries have different blocking clauses for entering the EU Parliament. Each country receives a fixed number of seats, which represent the country\'s interests within the European Union. In order to be as effective as possible despite the high party diversity, the parties join together to form large parliamentary groups.

AfD

Name Alternative für Deutschland
Translation Alternative for Germany
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament ID
Political orientation arrow_forward_iosarrow_forward_ios Right-wing
Latest election trend 12% - Increasing
All information at a glance: AfD

Bündnis 90/Die Grünen

Name Bündnis 90/Die Grünen
Translation Alliance ’90/The Greens
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament Greens
Political orientation nature Environment & Climate
Latest election trend 18% - Declining
All information at a glance: Bündnis 90/Die Grünen

CDU/CSU

Name Christlich Demokratische Union / Christlich-Soziale Union
Translation Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament EPP
Political orientation arrow_forward_ios Centre-right
Latest election trend 28.2% - Declining
All information at a glance: CDU/CSU

Die Linke

Name Die Linke
Translation The Left
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament Left
Political orientation arrow_back_iosarrow_back_ios Left-wing
Latest election trend 7% - Increasing
All information at a glance: Die Linke

Die PARTEI

Name Die PARTEI
Translation Party for Labour, Rule of Law, Animal Protection, Promotion of Elites and Grassroots Democratic Initiative
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament Greens
Political orientation mood Satire
Latest election trend 2.7% - Increasing
All information at a glance: Die PARTEI

FAMILIE

Name Familien-Partei Deutschlands
Political orientation Unknown
All information at a glance: FAMILIE

FDP

Name Freie Demokratische Partei
Translation Free Democratic Party
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament RE
Political orientation zoom_out_map Liberal politics
Latest election trend 6.5% - Increasing
All information at a glance: FDP

Freie Wähler

Name Freie Wähler
Translation Free Voters
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament RE
Political orientation arrow_forward_ios Centre-right
Latest election trend 2.6% - Increasing
All information at a glance: Freie Wähler

Piratenpartei

Name Piratenpartei
Translation Pirate Party Germany
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament Greens
Political orientation arrow_back_iosarrow_back_ios Left-wing
Latest election trend 1.1% - Stable
All information at a glance: Piratenpartei

SPD

Name Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands
Translation Social Democratic Party of Germany
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament S&D
Political orientation arrow_back_ios Centre-left
Latest election trend 16.5% - Increasing
All information at a glance: SPD

Tierschutzpartei

Name Partei Mensch Umwelt Tierschutz
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament Greens
Political orientation pets Animal Protection
Latest election trend 1.8% - Increasing
All information at a glance: Tierschutzpartei

Volt

Name Volt
Translation Volt
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament Greens
Political orientation arrow_back_ios Centre-left
All information at a glance: Volt

ÖDP

Name Ökologisch Demokratische Partei
Translation Ecological Democratic Party
Parliamentary Group in the EU Parliament Greens
Political orientation nature Environment & Climate
All information at a glance: ÖDP

Other important parties