How many ethnic minority MPs are there in the UK?
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Just so, how many ethnic minorities are there in the UK?
Minority groups include Asian British: Indians 1.45 million (2.3 per cent), Asian British: Pakistanis 1.17 million (1.9 per cent), black/African/Afro-Caribbean 1.9 million (3.0 per cent: this includes 601,700/0.95 per cent Caribbean, 1.02 million/1.6 per cent black Africans and 282,100/0.45 per cent other black people)
Furthermore, who was the first black MP? First black MPs: Bernie Grant, Labour MP for Tottenham, 1987–2000.
Keeping this in consideration, how many MPs are there in the UK?
The Commons is an elected body consisting of 650 members known as members of Parliament (MPs). Members are elected to represent constituencies by the first-past-the-post system and hold their seats until Parliament is dissolved. The House of Commons of England started to evolve in the 13th and 14th centuries.
How many female MPs are there in the UK?
|Political party||Number of MPs||Number of female MPs|
|House of Commons||650||220|