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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 26/07/2017

Party or Group Total Members
Total 803
Conservative 254
Labour 201
Liberal Democrat 101
Crossbench 176
Bishops 25
Other parties 15
Non-affiliated 31

Membership of the House of Lords by type on 26/07/2017.

Party or Group Life Peers Excepted Hereditary Peers Bishops
Total 688 90 25
Conservative 205 49 0
Labour 197 4 0
Liberal Democrat 97 4 0
Crossbench 145 31 0
Bishops 0 0 25
Other parties 14 1 0
Non-affiliated 30 1 0

Membership of the House of Lords by gender on 26/07/2017

Party Male Female
Conservative 191 63
Labour 137 64
Liberal Democrat 67 34
Crossbench 135 41
Bishops 23 2
Other parties 13 2
Non-affiliated 27 4
Total 593 210