UK General Election May 1979:

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
%
Vote
Votes per
Seat

Conservative30659.3047.18-2230.9931.411130.5632.1533953.3943.87 40,405
Democratic Unionist-325.0010.20--30.470.23 23,658
Ind00.0418.333.2200.0300.0110.160.11 33,256
Labour20339.3436.67-4461.9741.542158.3346.9526842.2036.85 42,930
Liberal71.3614.93-34.238.9912.7810.61111.7313.82392,176
Official Ulster Unionist-541.6736.58--50.790.82 50,916
Plaid Cymru---25.568.1020.310.42 66,272
SDLP-18.3319.70--10.160.44137,110
SNP--22.8217.29-20.311.62252,130
Speaker---12.781.6510.160.09 27,035
Ulster Unionist-18.335.32--10.160.12 36,989
United Ulster Unionist-18.335.73--10.160.13 39,856

Total51612713663549,168

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


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