European Conservatives and Reformists are losing support in Czechia

The Czech party affiliated with the ECR is down by 1.1 points in two months, while almost all the other parties are gaining some popularity.

In Czechia eight polls were recorded between January 1 and February 28, 2019. Parties belonging to ALDE, ENF, EPP, GUE/NGL, Greens/EFA, and S&D have all gained support in the polls, while the Civic Democratic Party, affiliated with the European Conservatives and Reformists, has lost support. The most recent poll is from February 24, 2019.

Polling support for parties in Czechia

EP group Parties Support 2-month change
ALDE ANO- YES 2011 32.2% +0.9 points
ECR Civic Democratic Party 13.9% -1.1 points
EFDD Party of Free Citizens 1.0% -0.2 points
ENF Freedom and Direct Democracy 6.8% +0.9 points
EPP Christian and Democratic Union - Czechoslovak People's Party, Mayors and Independents, and TOP 09 14.2% +0.4 points
GUE/NGL Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia 7.1% +0.4 points
Greens/EFA Green Party 1.4% +0.3 points
S&D Czech Social Democratic Party 7.0% +0.2 points
New or uncategorized Czech Pirate Party 14.8% -0.5 points

This analysis is part of a study based on 298 polls conducted in the EU member states between January 1 and February 28, 2019. The polls were gathered by the Poll of Polls , which has more has more in-depth polling data for Czechia.

What are the trends at the European level?

At the European level, GUE/NGL is the group that seems to be taking the biggest hit. It is down by 0.7 points to 7.5 percent. Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy (EFDD) and the European People's Party (EPP) are also down in the latest polls by 0.7 and 0.2 points.

The EP group with the biggest increase across the continent is the social democratic S&D. The national parties of this group is up by 0.4 points. Parties that are currently not in the European Parliament and are yet to choose an EP group, are also gaining support, now sitting at 8.1 percent across the union.

To know more about European trends and the methodology that we used for this analysis, you can have a look at this page.