2015 General Elections: Number Crunching

22nd May 2015

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Only 1/4 eligible voters [24%] voted for the Conservative Party

Labour: 232 seats (-26)| votes – 9m3 m | 30.4% share (+1.5%)

Scottish National Party: 56 seats (+50) | votes – 1.4m | 4.7% share (+3.1%)

Liberal Democrat: 8 seats (-49) | votes – 2,4m  | 7.9% share (-15.2%)

https://www.partyof.wales/images/news.gif Plaid Cymru: 3 seats | votes – 0.1m | 0.6% share (0%)

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https://www.greenparty.org.uk/favicon.png Green Party:1 seats | votes – 1.1m | 3.8% share (+2.8%)

 

Ethnic breakdown:
BME 41 (+14)
Asian 26
Black/Afro Caribbean 13
Middle Eastern 2

Religious breakdown:
Muslim 14 (+6)
Hindu and Sikhs 8
Jewish 17 (-7)

Gender:
191 women (29%) -[ 48 (23%) in 2010]. the largest increase since 1997.

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