General election: Conservatives course of action Great Britain in 2017

This statistics shows the most appropriate course of action for the Conservative Party following the general election results according to an opinion poll among British adults in Great Britain during June of 2017. Of the respondents, 33 percent reported they wanted the Conservative Party to step aside and let the Labour Party try and form a minority or coalition government. By comparison, 26 percent of respondent would like for the Conservative Party to try and continue governing alone as a minority government and should try striking deals with parties on individual issues. A further 25 percent of respondents reported they thought the Conservative party should form a coalition government with the Democratic Unionist Party.

Distribution of opinion in Great Britain regarding the best course of action for the Conservative Party following the general election in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017

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Release date

June 2017


United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

June 9 to June 10, 2017

Number of respondents

1,720 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "The results of the election was that the Conservatives have the most seats, but do not have an overall majority in the House of Commons. Thinking about what happens now, do you think...?"

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