This petition was submitted during the 2015–2017 Conservative government
Rejected petition Make Government and Politics a compulsory lesson
The percentage of citizens in the UK that vote every five years repeatedly falls every general election and I believe that we could defeat this participation crisis by making politics a compulsory lesson. In 2015 elections only 66.1% of the population voted and we could increase this.
Percentage of the population who voted in
We could improve these statistics by increasing political participation.
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