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House of Lords membership by party and gender

View the makeup of the House of Lords showing the party and genders of the Members at any specified date over the last 30 years.

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Party membership of the House of Lords on 27/05/2017

Party or Group Total Members
Total 800
Conservative 253
Labour 201
Liberal Democrat 102
Crossbench 175
Bishops 25
Other parties 14
Non-affiliated 30

Membership of the House of Lords by type on 27/05/2017.

Party or Group Life Peers Excepted Hereditary Peers Bishops
Total 685 90 25
Conservative 204 49 0
Labour 197 4 0
Liberal Democrat 98 4 0
Crossbench 143 32 0
Bishops 0 0 25
Other parties 13 1 0
Non-affiliated 30 0 0

Membership of the House of Lords by gender on 27/05/2017

Party Male Female
Conservative 191 62
Labour 137 64
Liberal Democrat 68 34
Crossbench 135 40
Bishops 23 2
Other parties 13 1
Non-affiliated 26 4
Total 593 207