Numbers to know for Brexit elections


World News

November 6, 2019 - 9:52 AM

Prime Minister Boris Johnson pins a poppy to his jacket after purchasing it from The Royal British Legion Downing Street on Oct. 29. LONDON NEWS PICTURES VIA ZUMA WIRE/GEORGE CRACKNELL WRIGHT/TNS

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s five-week election campaign officially began today, when Parliament was dissolved ahead of the Dec. 12 vote. Here’s a look at some key numbers in an election that could determine not only who governs Britain, but when, how — or even whether — the country leaves the European Union:


46 million: The number of eligible voters in the U.K.

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