There are 650 Members of Parliament (MPs) in the UK House of Commons. Each MP is elected by voters in 650 constituency areas. Currently 533 constituencies ...
There are 650 Members of Parliament (MPs) in the UK House of Commons. Each MP is elected by voters in 650 constituency areas. Currently 533 constituencies in England, 59 in Scotland, 40 in Wales and 18 in Northern Ireland. The â€˜My Constituencyâ€™ iPad app has been created in the House of Commons Library to display key statistics for each constituency area. These include election results, unemployment, youth unemployment and population, in this version new datasets have been added and improvements to the displays have been made. New â€¢Child poverty â€¢Weekly wages â€¢Population by age â€¢Showing most recent parliamentary elections Improvements â€¢Redesigned Homepage â€¢Ability to store multiple constituencies â€¢Type ahead when selecting constituency â€¢Map overlay colour enhancements You can find out and compare results from one area to another and against the region or the UK as a whole. The information is displayed in bar charts and line graphs. Or you can use My Constituencyâ€™s map to find out about a constituency and those around it. The datasets are produced by House of Commons Library statisticians using a variety of authoritative sources including the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and the Department for Work and Pensions. The unemployment figures are updated monthly and with other statistics updated annually. The House of Commons Library provides impartial information and research services for Members of Parliament and their staff in support of their parliamentary duties. Its services include: publicly available briefing papers, a confidential enquiry service for MPs, Deposited papers, reading rooms for MPs and their staff and information resources. This is the second edition of the â€˜My Constituencyâ€™ app and we welcome your feedback for future versions. Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us via the UK Parliament website - http://www.parliament.uk/site-information/contact-us/. You can find about MPs and constituency areas, by using the UK Parliamentâ€™s by using the Find Your MP service on the parliamentary home page - www.parliament.uk.
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