Election 1959

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
CNL 49.4 -0.3
Con 54.8 345
NLP 3.2 20
Lab 41.0 258 43.8 -2.6
Lib 1.0 6 5.9 +3.2
etc 0.2 1
Plaid 0 0.3 +0.1
Date
08 Oct 1959
Total seats: 630
Cabinets
14 Oct 1959 – Macmillan II
18 Oct 1963 – Douglas-Home
Sources
British Electoral Facts 1989
Wikipedia
· EN – United Kingdom general election, 1959
Votes
Electorate: 35,397,304
Total votes:
Valid votes: 27,862,652
Calculated (2018-07-15 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.3 (2.1)
Disp. 4.0 · Adv.ratio: 0.93
Polarization (seats): 0.36
0.32