27S

Voter turnout in the elections to the Parliament of Catalonia reaches 77.45%

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27S

Voter turnout in the elections to the Parliament of Catalonia reaches 77.45%

Participation surpasses the 2012 electins by almost 10 points and registers the highest participation ever seen in the Parliament of Catalonia
The Minister for Governance and Institutional Relations, Meritxell Borràs, appeared before the 27S2015 press center set up in the Parliament of Catalonia to announce the latest provisional results.
 
The Minister for Governance and Institutional Relations views the “very high participation” as a positive, and despite only having provisional results has reached 77.45%. This latest figure surpasses the voter turnout in the 2012 elections by almost 10 points. Borràs also noted that the participation “is the highest in history, and gives a great validity to the results”.
 
Meritxell Borràs also noted the significant decrease in blank and spoilt votes. In these elections there have been 0.53% blank votes and 0.39% spoilt votes.
 
The final result will be available and remain online at http://resultats.parlament2015.cat/09AU/DAU09999CM_L4.htm
 
 
 
 
RESULTS IN CATALONIA (with 97,30% of the votes counted)
 
Candidatures que obtenen representació parlamentària
 
Candidature
Votes
Percentage
Seats
Junts pel Sí
1.584.454
39,65%
62
Ciutadans
716.034
17,91%
25
PSC
507.977
12,70%
16
Catalunya sí que es pot
356.018
8,90%
11
PP
338.553
8,47%
11
CUP
328.057
8,20%
10
 
 
 
 
BARCELONA CONSTITUENCY (with 97.12% of the votes counted)
 
Candidature
Votes
Percentage
Seats
Junts pel Sí
1.081.019
36,13%
32
Ciutadans
564.186
18,86%
17
PSC
408.686
13,66%
12
Catalunya sí que es pot
302.196
10,10%
9
PP
264.276
8,23%
8
CUP
242.339
8,27%
7
 
 
GIRONA CONSTITUENCY (with 98.90% of the votes counted)
 
Candidature
Votes
Percentage
Seats
Junts pel Sí
213.033
56,04%
11
Ciutadans
47.668
12,54%
2
Catalunya sí que es pot
32.940
8,67%
1
PP
32.670
8,59%
1
PSC
22.286
5,86%
1
CUP
18.188
4,78%
1
 
LLEIDA CONSTITUENCY (with 97.91% of the votes counted)
 
 
Candidature
Votes
Percentage
Seats
Junts pel Sí
123.712
55,18%
10
Ciutadans
26.049
11,62%
2
PSC
18.864
8,41%
1
CUP
18.303
8,16%
1
PP
16.388
7,31%
1
 
 
TARRAGONA CONSTITUENCY (with 98.98% of the votes counted)
 
Candidature
Votes
Percentage
Seats
Junts pel Sí
170.620
41,62%
9
Ciutadans
79.491
19,39%
4
Catalunya sí que es pot
48.490
11,83%
2
PP
36.481
8,90%
1
PSC
30.287
7,39%
1
CUP
26.572
6,48%
1
 
 
September 27th 2015