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UK 2015 General Election - Key Statistics

Turnout

The turnout in this general election was 66.1% out of an electorate of 46,425,386 people.

 

 Political Party

 Seats    Gain     Loss     +/-            Number of Votes 
 Conservatives  331  35  11  + 24%   11,334,520
 Labour  232  22  48   - 26%   9,347,326
 Scottish National Party   56  50  + 50%  1,454,436
 Liberal Democrats  8  0  49  - 49%  2,415,888
 DUP  8  1  1  1  184,260
 Sinn Fein  4  0  1  1  176,232
 Plaid Cymru  3  0  0  0  181,694
 UKIP  1  0  1  0  3,881,129
 Greens  1  0  0  0  1,157,613

UK Share of the Vote


Political Party 

 %
Conservatives  36.9
Labour  30.4
UK Independence Party   12.6
Liberal Democrats  7.9
Scottish National Party  4.7
Green  3.8

UK Share of the Vote: Change since 2010

                   -%                     +%
   UK Independence Party  + 9.5 
   Scottish National Party + 3.1
   Labour Party + 1.5
   Conservatives + 0.8
 - 15.2 Liberal Democrats        

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