This report comprises new analysis of the power of young voters in order to encourage the young to use their vote. Key finders comprise:
- There are 56 marginals where the number of first-time voters outnumber the incumbent MP – up from 43 constituencies in 2017
- Of the 56 constituencies identified the Top 10 are: Kensington, Dudley North, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Southampton (Itchen), Richmond Park, Crewe and Nantwich, Arfon, Ceredigion, and Canterbury
- There are 28 seats where the current MP’s majority is less than 10% of the number of 18-34 year-olds in that constituency.
- Of the Top 20 constituencies where “new” voters outnumber the incumbent’s majority by the biggest margin, 9 belong to each of the Conservatives and Labour, and 2 belong to Plaid Cymru.