State of the parties

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

Nearly all MPs are members of political parties. The list below details the composition of the House of Commons, which is made up for a total of 650 seats, based on the number of MPs in each party. If an MP is not a member of a political party, they are known as an 'Independent'.

This was the state of the parties at the dissolution of Parliament on 6th November 2019.

List view

Conservative
298
MPs
Men
238
Women
60
Labour
243
MPs
Men
128
Women
115
Scottish National Party
35
MPs
Men
23
Women
12
Independent
24
MPs
Men
19
Women
5
Liberal Democrat
20
MPs
Men
10
Women
10
Democratic Unionist Party
10
MPs
Men
9
Women
1
Sinn Féin
7
MPs
Men
4
Women
3
The Independent Group for Change
5
MPs
Men
2
Women
3
Plaid Cymru
4
MPs
Men
3
Women
1
Green Party
1
MP
Men
0
Women
1
Speaker
1
MP
Men
1
Women
0
Vacant
2
MPs
Men
0
Women
0

Graphical view