28th November 2022
Exit poll
Barcelona News Catalonia News Madrid News Main News

Exit poll puts Socialists as winners in Spain

The Socialist (PSOE) party has won the Spanish general election, according to an exit poll released at 8pm, as polling stations closed.

The survey gives Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez‘s candidacy 116-121 seats, followed by the People’s Party (PP) with 69-73, Ciudadanos (Cs) with 48-49, and Unidas Podemos (42-45).

Exit poll
Exit poll

The far-right Vox party will make its debut in Spain’s Congress with 36-38 seats, says the survey.

In Catalonia, Esquerra Republicana (ERC) has come first with 13-14 seats, winning the election for the first time since the 1930s. It is neck and neck with the Catalan Socialists (PSC) with 12-13.

En Comú Podem (the Catalan allies of Podemos, 8 seats), Cs (5), Junts per Catalunya (5), and the People’s Party (2) follow, says the poll.

Vox also makes a breakthrough in Catalonia with one seat, along with the far-left pro-independence Front Republicà party, which also has one seat.

Recent Posts

Gibraltar says it ‘will control its borders’ in response to Spain’s proposal to remove border fence

News Desk

Spain draw 1-1 with Germany in second World Cup group match

Sports Desk

Spanish Congress votes in favour of 2023 budget, with record social spending

News Desk

EU fails to agree ‘joke’ gas price cap amid deep divisions

News Desk

Spain beat Costa Rica 7-0 in World Cup opener, with over 1,000 passes in 90 minutes

Sports Desk

Spain approves mortgage support for more than one million households

News Desk

Leave a Comment