Election 1979

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
Con 53.4 339 43.9 +8.1
Lab 42.4 269 36.9 -2.3
Lib 1.7 11 13.8 -4.5
UUP 0.8 5 0.8
DUP 0.5 3 0.2
SNP 0.3 2 1.6 -1.3
Plaid 0.3 2 0.4 -0.2
etc 0.3 2
SDLP 0.2 1 0.4 -0.1
one-seat1 0.2 1 0.1
BNF 0 0.6 +0.2
1 United Ulster Unionist Party
Date
03 May 1979 – early election
Total seats: 635
Cabinets
04 May 1979 – Thatcher I
Sources
Northern Ireland Elections
British Electoral Facts 1989
Wikipedia
· EN – United Kingdom general election, 1979
Votes
Electorate: 41,095,490
Total votes: 31,233,208
Valid votes: 31,221,362
Calculated (2018-03-20 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.9 (2.2)
Disp. 11.6 · Adv.ratio: 2.05
Polarization: 0.32