The 1931 general election saw the first of the national governments in the UK. The national governments – also in 1935 – were made up of a combination of political parties.

England

 

C* 10,453,349 votes (57.8%) 398 MP’s elected

L* 1,007,510 votes (5.8%) 19 MP’s elected

NP* 100,193 votes (0.6%) 4 MP’s elected

NL* 632,155 votes (3.4%) 23 MP’s elected

N Lab* 292,688 votes (1.5%) 11 MP’s elected

Ind Lib 31,989 votes (0.2%) 0 MP elected

Lab 5,464,425 votes (30.2%) 29 MP’s elected

Comm 21,452 votes (0.1%) 0 MP elected

Others 58,552 votes (0.3%) 1 MP elected

 

Wales

 

C* 240,861 votes (22.1%) 6 MP’s elected

L* 157,472 votes (14.5%) 4 MP’s elected

NL* 75,717 votes (7.0%) 4 MP’s elected

N Lab* 24,120 votes (2.2%) 1 MP elected

 

Ind L 71,539 votes (6.6%) 4 MP’s elected

Lab 479,547 votes (44.1%) 16 MP’s elected

Comm 17,754 votes (1.6%) 0 MP elected

NP  11,300 votes (1.0%) 0 MP elected

PC   1,136 votes (0.1%) 0 MP elected

Others 9,100 votes (0.8%) 0 MP elected

 

Scotland

 

C* 1,056,768 votes (49.5%) 48 MP’s elected

L* 205,384 votes (8.6%) 7 MP’s elected

NL* 101,430 votes (4.9%) 8 MP’s elected

NLab* 21,803 votes (1.0%) 1 MP elected

 

Lab 696,248 votes (32.6%) 7 MP’s elected

Comm 35,618 votes (1.4%) 0 MP elected

NP    3,895 votes (0.2%) 0 MP elected

SNP 20,954 votes (1.0%) 0 MP elected

Others      32,229 votes (0.8%) 0 MP elected

 

Northern Ireland

 

C* 149,566 votes (56.1%) 10 MP’s elected

 

Lab 9,410 votes (5.0%) 0 MP elected

N 123,053 votes (38.9%) 2 MP’s elected

Universities

 

C* 5,381 votes (18.9%) 8 MP’s elected

L*  2,229 votes (7.9%) 2 MP’s elected

N Lab* 2,759 votes (9.7%) 0 MP elected

 

NP        461 votes (1.6%) 0 MP elected

PC         914 votes (3.2%) 0 MP elected

Others 16,691 votes (58.7%) 2 MP’s elected

 

Total UK

 

 

C* 11,905,925 votes (55.0%) 470 MP’s elected

L* 1,372,595 votes (6.5%) 32MP’s elected

NP* 100,193 votes (0.5%) 4 MP’s elected

N Lab* 341,370 votes (1.5%) 13 MP’s elected

NL* 809,302 votes (3.7%) 35 MP’s elected

 

Total 14,529,385 (67.2%) 554 MP’s elected

 

Ind L 103,528 votes (0.5%) 4 MP’s elected

Lab 6,649,630 votes (30.9%) 52MP’s elected

Comm 74,824 votes (0.3%) 0 MP elected

Nats 123,053 votes (0.3%) 2 MP’s elected

NP 36,377 votes (0.2%) 0 MP elected

PC 2,050 votes (0.0%) 0 MP elected

SNP 20,954 votes (0.1%) 0 MP elected

Others 116,572 votes (0.5%) 3 MP’s elected

 

* = members of the National Government

 

C = Conservatives

 

L = Liberals

 

Lab = Labour

 

NL = National Liberal

 

N Lab = National Labour

 

NP = National Party

 

Ind L = Independent Liberals

 

PC = Plaid Cymru

 

SNP = Scottish National Party

 

N = Nationalists