1987 General Election results summary

In 1987 7,877,362 people  did not  vote, they did not have their voice heard. Were you one of them? If you don't vote you can not have your say. 

You will get 15 hours of democracy  on May 7th make sure you exercise your right and vote.  

Make sure you vote for the person who you think will represent your interests for the next five years. 1987 General Election results summary shows the  majority at 102. The government was Conservative.

The Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher until 1997 John Major. 

The election was held on Thursday 11th June.  The total Electorate was 43,181,321. The total Electorate who voted was  35,303,959. 

The total Electorate that DID NOT vote  was 7,877,362

For a breakdown of Parliamentary Parties in this election click read more

1987 General Election results summary

Majority: 102

Government: Conservative

Prime Minister: Margaret Thatcher until 1990 followed by  John Major

Held on:  Thursday 11th June

Total Electorate: 43,181,321

Total Electorate who voted:  35,303,959

Total Electorate that did not vote: 7,877,362

Turnout: 75.3%

 

 

 

Party 

Seats

Votes

% Share

Candidates

 

Conservative

375

13,736,395

42.2

632

 

Labour

229

10,029,807

30.8

633

 

Liberal/SDP Alliance

22

7,341,633

22.6

633

 

Ulster Unionist

9

276,230

37.8

12

 

SDP/Alliance

5

3,168,183

20.6

306

 

Democratic Unionist

3

85,642

11.7

4

 

Plaid Cymru

3

123,599

0.4

38

 

Scottish National

3

416,473

1.3

71

 

Speaker

1

24,188

0.1

1

 

Provisional Sinn Fein

1

83,389

11.4

14

 

Popular Unionist

1

18,420

2.5

1

 

652

35,303,959

181.4

2345

For more electoral statistics go to http://www.ukpolitical.info

 

 

 

 

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