Unitit Kinrick general election, 2019

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2019 Unitit Kingdom general election

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Aw 650 seats in the Hoose o Commons
326[n 1] seats needit for a majority
Opeenion polls
Turnoot67.3% (Decrease 1.6 pp)[1]
  Majority pairty Minority pairty Third pairty
  Boris Johnson Jeremy Corbyn Nicola Sturgeon
Leader Boris Johnson Jeremy Corbyn Nicola Sturgeon
Pairty Conservative Labour SNP
Leader syne 23 Julie 2019 12 September 2015 14 November 2014
Leader's seat Uxbridge an Sooth Ruislip Islington North Will nae stand[n 2]
Last election 317 seats, 42.4% 262 seats, 40.0% 35 seats, 3.0%
Seats before 298 242 35
Seats wan 364 203 48[n 3]
Seat chynge Increase46 Decrease59 Increase 13
Popular vote 13,941,086 10,292,354 1,242,380
Percentage 43.6% 32.2% 3.9%
Swing Increase1.2 pp Decrease7.8 pp Increase0.9 pp

  Fowert pairty Fift pairty Saxt pairty
  Jo Swinson Arlene Foster Mary Lou McDonald
Leader Jo Swinson Arlene Foster Mary Lou McDonald
Pairty Leeberal Democrat DUP Sinn Féin
Leader syne 22 Julie 2019 17 December 2015 10 Februar 2018
Leader's seat East Dunbairtonshire Will nae stand[2] Will nae stand
Last election 12 seats, 7.4% 10 seats, 0.9% 7 seats, 0.7%
Seats before 21 10 7
Seats wan 11 8[n 4] 7[n 4]
Seat chynge Decrease 1 Decrease2 0
Popular vote 3,675,342 244,127 181,853
Percentage 11.5% 0.8 0.6%
Swing Increase4.1 pp Decrease0.1 pp Decrease0.2 pp

A map o UK pairlamentar constituencies

Prime Meenister afore election

Boris Johnson

Electit Prime Meenister

Boris Johnson

The 2019 Unitit Kinrick general election wis teuk place on Fuirsday 12 December 2019, twa an a hauf years efter the previous general election in Juin 2017. The Conservative Pairty wan the election wi a majority o seats.

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Gien that Sinn Féin MPs dae nae tak thair seats an the Speaker an deputes dae nae vote, the nummer o MPs needed for a majority is, in practice, likely tae be slichtly lawer.
  2. Nicola Sturgeon sits as an MSP in the Scots Pairlament for Glesga Soothside. Ian Blackford, MP for Ross, Skye an Lochaber, is the leader o the SNP delegation in the Hoose o Commons.
  3. Pairty anerly stands in Scotland (59 seats). It daes nae staund in eneuch seats tae obteen a majority.
  4. a b Pairty anerly staunds in Northren Ireland (18 seats). It daes nae staund in eneuch seats tae obteen a majority.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Results of the 2019 General Election". BBC News.
  2. Arlene Foster sat as an MLA in the Northren Ireland Assembly for Fermanagh an Sooth Tyrone prior tae the collapse o the Assemmly. The pairty's leader in the Commons is Nigel Dodds, the MP for Belfast North.