AT A GLANCE

UK General Election 2019

Results and selected statistics

Current seat count by party

Party
CON
LAB
SNP
IND*
LDT
DUP
SFN*
IGC
PCU
GRN
SPEAKER
Seats
298 244 35 25 19 10 7 5 4 1 1
Change since GE17*
20
16
0
33
6
0
0
5
0
0
0
% of women MPs per party
20
47
34
24
47
10
43
60
25
100
0

Big figures

54
MPs that were elected or re-elected in 2017 are not standing at this General Election
35
MPs resigned, were suspended or expelled from their party or defected to another party since the 2017 General Election
70.3
is the percentage of the population that were registered to vote in the last General Election (with the potential electorate being approximately 80% of the population)
167
Seats that are marginals with 10% or less of the vote separating the winning candidate and the runner-up at the last General Election or subsequent by-election
62
Seats the Conservative party currently hold with a majority of less than 10%
47
Seats the Labour party currently hold with a majority of less than 10%

Current status of 650 Parliamentary seats nationwide

298Seats (45.8%)
CON
CANDIDATES: TBC
Prime Minister Boris Johnson MP
244*(37.4%)
LAB
TBC
Jeremy Corbyn MP
35
SN
TBC
Nicola Sturgeon MSP
19
LD
TBC
Jo Swinson MP
1
GR
TBC
26**
TBC
* Figure includes the seat vacated by John Mann before the election and 50 candidates standing jointly with the Co-Operative Party.
** Figure includes the independent Speaker of the House of Commons.

Top targets for the Conservative party
CON

  1. Oxford West & Abingdon
    Based on achieving less than 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LDT
  2. Perth & North Perthshire
    Based on achieving less than 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    SNP
  3. Newcastle-under-Lyme
    Based on achieving just 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  4. Dudley North
    Based on achieving just 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    IND
  5. Kensington
    Based on achieving just 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  6. Crewe & Nantwich
    Based on achieving just 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  7. Canterbury
    Based on achieving just 0.3% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  8. Keighley
    Based on achieving just 0.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  9. Barrow & Furness
    Based on achieving just 0.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  10. Lanark & Hamilton East
    Based on achieving just 0.6% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    SNP

Top targets for the Labour party
LAB

  1. Southampton Itchen
    Based on achieving less than 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  2. Inverclyde
    Based on achieving less than 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    SNP
  3. Glasgow South West
    Based on achieving just 0.2% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    SNP
  4. Arfon
    Based on achieving just 0.3% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    PCU
  5. Airdrie & Shotts
    Based on achieving just 0.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  6. Lanark & Hamilton East
    Based on achieving just 0.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    SNP
  7. Chipping Barnet
    Based on achieving just 0.6% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  8. Motherwell & Wishaw
    Based on achieving just 0.7% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  9. Hastings & Rye
    Based on achieving just 0.7% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    IND
  10. Pudsey
    Based on achieving just 0.7% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON

Top targets for the Scottish National party
SNP

  1. Stirling
    Based on achieving just 0.3% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  2. Rutherglen & Hamilton West
    Based on achieving just 0.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  3. Kirkcaldy & Cowdenbeath
    Based on achieving just 0.6% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  4. Glasgow North East
    Based on achieving just 0.7% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  5. Midlothian
    Based on achieving just 2% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  6. Coatbridge, Chryston & Bellshill
    Based on achieving just 3.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  7. Gordon
    Based on achieving just 4.8% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  8. Lothian East
    Based on achieving just 5.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  9. Ayr, Carrick & Cumnock
    Based on achieving just 6% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  10. Ochil & South Perthshire
    Based on achieving just 6.2% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON

Top targets for the Liberal Democrat party
LDT

  1. Fife North East
    Based on achieving less than 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    SNP
  2. Richmond Park
    Based on achieving just 0.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  3. Ceredigion
    Based on achieving just 0.2% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    PCU
  4. St. Ives
    Based on achieving just 0.6% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  5. Cheltenham
    Based on achieving just 4.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  6. Devon North
    Based on achieving just 7.8% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  7. Cheadle
    Based on achieving just 8.3% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  8. Leeds North West
    Based on achieving just 9.1% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    LAB
  9. Lewes
    Based on achieving just 10.2% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON
  10. Wells
    Based on achieving just 12.5% less of the winning vote share in 2017
    CON

Top targets for the Democratic Unionist party
DUP

  1. North Down
    Based on achieving 38.1% of the vote in 2017
    IND
  2. Ulster (Mid)
    Based on achieving 26.9% of the vote in 2017
    SFN
  3. Newry & Armagh
    Based on achieving 24.6% of the vote in 2017
    SFN
  4. Tyrone West
    Based on achieving 23.9% of the vote in 2017
    SFN
  5. South Down
    Based on achieving 17.4% of the vote in 2017
    SFN

Top targets for the party Sinn Féin
SFN

  1. Belfast North
    Based on achieving 41.7% of the vote in 2017
    DUP
  2. Upper Bann
    Based on achieving 27.9% of the vote in 2017
    DUP
  3. Londonderry East
    Based on achieving 26.5% of the vote in 2017
    DUP
  4. Antrim South
    Based on achieving 18.1% of the vote in 2017
    DUP
  5. Antrim East
    Based on achieving 9.3% of the vote in 2017
    DUP

Top targets for the Brexit party
BXP

  1. Peterborough
    Based on achieving 28.9% of the vote in the 2019 by-election
    LAB
  2. Thurrock
    Based on the UKI party achieving 31.7% of the vote in 2015 and 20.1% in 2017
    CON
  3. West Bromwich West
    Based on the UKI party achieving 25.2% of the vote in 2015
    LAB
  4. Mansfield
    Based on the UKI party achieving 25.1% of the vote in 2015
    CON
  5. Stoke-on-Trent North
    Based on the UKI party achieving 24.7% of the vote in 2015
    LAB

Top targets for the party Plaid Cymru
PCU

  1. Blaenau Gwent
    Based on achieving 21.3% of the vote in 2017
    LAB
  2. Rhondda
    Based on achieving 22.3% of the vote in 2017
    LAB
  3. Ynys Môn
    Based on achieving 27.4% of the vote in 2017
    LAB
  4. Llanelli
    Based on achieving 18.2% of the vote in 2017
    LAB
  5. Caerphilly
    Based on achieving 14.4% of the vote in 2017
    LAB

About this page

This page was first published in November 2019 ahead of the 2019 UK General Election to be held on Thursday 12 December 2019. Information on this page may change as a result of any inaccuracies identified. Key sources of data for this page include Parliament.uk, the Electoral Commission, the Office for National Statistics, Wikipedia and the BBC.

Selected photographs of MPs have been sourced (then modified and re-formatted) from the UK Parliament website under an Attribution 3.0 Unported (CC BY 3.0) license