EP Election 1979

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
Con 74.1 60 48.4
Lab 21.0 17 31.6
SNP 1.2 1 1.9
DUP1 1.2 1 1.3
SDLP2 1.2 1 1.1
UUP3 1.2 1 0.9
Lib 0 12.6
1 Democratic Unionists (DUP) took 1 seat with nearly 29.7% of the vote in Northern Ireland.
2 Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) took 1 seat with 24.5% of the vote in Northern Ireland.
3 Ulster Unionists (UUP) took 1 seat with nearly 21.8% of the vote in Northern Ireland.
Date
10 Jun 1979
Total seats: 81
National
Election: 03 May 1979
Cabinet: 04 May 1979 – Thatcher I
Sources
British Electoral Facts 2006
UK Office of the European Parliament
Wikipedia
· EN – European Parliament election, 1979 (United Kingdom)
Votes
Electorate: 41,155,166
Total votes: 13,446,091
Valid votes: 13,397,858
Calculated (2017-11-28 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.9 (1.7)
Disp. 21.6 · Adv.ratio: 1.53
Polarization: 0.36