2001 United Kingdom general election
All 659 seats to the House of Commons
330 seats needed for a majority
Colours show the winning party, as shown in the main table of results.
Composition of the House of Commons after the election
Results[change | change source]
It was called "the quiet landslide" by the media, as the Labour Party was re-elected with another landslide result and only suffered a net loss of 5 seats, with lower turnout of 59.4%, compared to 71.3% in the previous election. Tony Blair went on to become the first Labour Prime Minister to serve a second full term in as Prime Minister.
Results chart[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "The rise and fall of New Labour". BBC News. 2010-08-03. Retrieved 2021-07-13.