This House of Lords Library briefing provides an analysis of Members’ registered address locations from the January 2016 expenses data and provides an indicative picture of the regional breakdown of the House of Lords. Data is also provided from August 2013 and September 2011 for comparative purposes.Jump to full report >>
Of those Members who elected to have the broad location of their registered addresses (county or equivalent) included in the expenses claims data published on Parliament’s website:
Of the remaining English regions percentages were as follows:
This House of Lords Library briefing provides statistics relating to the regions with which current Members have connections. It does this by presenting information about the regions of Members’ registered addresses, as recorded in the expenses system, and also by looking at regions represented by former MPs and MEPs, members of the devolved legislatures and local councillors. It provides a comparison with data for 2011 and 2013 to give an indication of trends in regional representation.
Lords Library notes LLN-2016-0038
Author: Charley Coleman
Topic: House of Lords
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