record number of british women are selected. In Labour it is over half, while the lags for The Conservatives.
Women sets a new record in british politics. A statement from the news agency Press Association shows that 220 out of the newly-elected british parliament members are women.
At the Labour party, over half of the selected women.
There is a Friday afternoon still a single constituency, which is not settled. Parliament has 650 members.
But it is not a seventh heaven, the female politicians have ended up in.
There are marked differences between the political parties. Only a quarter of the elected conservatives are women, while The Liberal Democrats tops the list with 64 percent women.
In Labour, which suffered a disastrous defeat, weighs the women most after the elections. They put on 104 out of 203 seats, according to the count.
In the outgoing parliament are 208 members women.
/ritzau/Updated Date: 13 December 2019, 15:00