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What Would It Take for Jeremy Corbyn to Win the U.K. Election?

  • We used the seat calculator in Bloomberg’s election tracker
  • Labour would need a 10-point lead; requiring a huge swing
Jeremy Corbyn.
Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Prime Minister Theresa May warned voters that if her Conservative Party loses just six seats in next week’s U.K. election, Jeremy Corbyn could become head of a coalition government.

We decided to go a step further. Using the seat calculator in Bloomberg’s U.K. Election Tracker, we can find out what would need to happen on June 8 to deliver an upset on election night.