University of Warsaw, Centre of Migration Research (CMR), Warsaw
The aim of the text is to analyze electoral participation of Poles living in Ireland in elections in Poland (parliamentary and presidential) and in the elections to the European Parliament. General information on the electoral rights of Polish citizens living outside the country was presented, as well as the trends of external voting of Poles in years 1990-2015. The detailed analysis focused on Poles in Ireland, including the number of registered voters, cast votes and the results of support for individual candidates and political parties in the context of general election results in Poland and electoral participation of Polish citizens residing in other countries.
Poles in Ireland post accession migration electoral participation external voting