Greece has a population of 10.9 million and an area of 132,000 km2. It joined the EU in 1981. At present, it has 5 out of 87 votes and 25 out of 626 seats in the EU Parliament.
- The Greek Parliament in Athens (Photo: EUobserver.com)
The futureAfter the first enlargement, it will have 12 votes out of 321 in the Council and 24 seats out of 732 in the EU Parliament.