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2015 Conservative % of vote

38% vote share

2

2015 UKIP % of vote and seats won

13% vote share Won one seat

3

2015 SNP % of vote and % of seats won

50% of vote share Won 95% of seats

4

% of votes wasted in 2015

50%

5

% of Votes for Tories in 2015 that they didn't need to win

24%

6

Votes for Greens and Ukip in 2017 and seats won

1.1 million votes Won one seat

7

Thatchers conservatives lead among upper class

35%

8

Tory advantage among upper classes in 2017

4%

9

Labour lead among BME voters 2017

54 points

10

Labour lead among 18-24 year olds 2017

35%

11

% of Daily Telegraph voters voted Tory

79%

12

% of the electorate voted for 2 main parties in 1970

88%

13

Tory seats in London after 1997 election

11

14

YouGov data shows that every 10 years a person ages, the likelihood of voting Conservative increases by

9%

15

2017 turnout increase among 18-24 year old's from 2015

16%

16

Under STV Sinn fein gained what _% of votes and _/108 seats

24% votes 28/108 seats

17

%of votes Sadiq Khan received

56%

18

% Turnout for 1998 Do you support the Good Friday agreement?

81%

19

Turnout among 16-17-year olds for scottish referendum 2014

75%

20

2016 EU referendum the percentage of people willing to vote changed from _% in March to _% on polling day

48% to 71%

21

Hereditary peers in HoL

92

22

Thatcher majority after 1983 election

144 seats

23

Date of Blair first defeat in Commons

2005

24

Blair largest majority

179 seats

25

How many MPs didn't achieve a majority in their constituency 2010

Two-thirds