2015 UK General Election
Last week the UK witnessed one of the most important political events: General Election. The race was close and full of suspense, and it doesn’t only apply to votes. We gathered articles from more that 20 000 outlets for the last month covering the elections and counted mentions for every party and its leader.
Here’s what we’ve got.
First, let’s see how did the leaders do in the media.
As you can see, the results in the media are pretty close to the actual outcome of the election. Stay with us for the US presidential campaign and we’ll tell who to bet on…
Now, let’s see how the parties did.
Interesting that the top here is quite different, especially because the Tories lost here to the Labour. Another thing to point out is that Nigel Farage, the UKIP leader, came only fifth, while his party is in top 3. It seems you just never know with politics.
Stay tuned for new researches!