UK General Election 1959:

Regional distribution of seats and percentage vote


PartySeats in
England
%
Seats
%
Vote
Seats in
N Ireland
%
Seats
%
Vote
Seats in
Scotland
%
Seats
%
Vote
Seats in
Wales
%
Seats
%
Vote
Total
Seats
%
Seats
%
Vote
Votes
per Seat
Conservative30259.1047.9002535.2140.70719.4430.8033453.0245.30 37,794
Cons & Lib20.390.5500020.320.46 63,476
Cons & Nat Lib61.170.92000.83060.950.91 42,049
Lib & Cons20.390.33045.633.45060.950.60 28,045
Nat Lib & Cons30.590.28011.411.97040.630.46 31,858
Nat Liberal0011.410.29010.160.03 7,813
Ulster Unionist01191.6771.5000111.751.48 37,447
Ind U Unionist018.335.740010.160.12 33,093
Cons subtotal 31561.6449.9812100.0077.243143.6647.24719.4430.8036557.9449.3637,674
Ind00.0203.4811.410.5100.0310.160.07 19,655
Labour19337.7743.6103853.5246.682775.0056.4325840.9543.68 47,178
Liberal30.596.2700.5611.414.0825.565.2960.955.89273,460

Total51112713663044,227

There is a detailed breakdown of the % vote for all parties in the election

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