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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 22/02/2017

Party or Group Total Members
Total 805
Conservative 252
Labour 202
Liberal Democrat 102
Crossbench 178
Bishops 26
Other parties 14
Non-affiliated 31

Membership of the House of Lords by type on 22/02/2017.

Party or Group Life Peers Excepted Hereditary Peers Bishops
Total 689 90 26
Conservative 204 48 0
Labour 198 4 0
Liberal Democrat 98 4 0
Crossbench 146 32 0
Bishops 0 0 26
Other parties 13 1 0
Non-affiliated 30 1 0

Membership of the House of Lords by gender on 22/02/2017

Party Male Female
Conservative 190 62
Labour 137 65
Liberal Democrat 68 34
Crossbench 138 40
Bishops 24 2
Other parties 13 1
Non-affiliated 28 3
Total 598 207