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General Election 2019: The controversial numbers

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The Reality Check team has navigated the most questionable figures that have cropped up in the election campaign.

They include:

  • £1.2 trillion - the extra amount the Conservative Party said that Labour would spend over the next five years"
  • £500m a week (a Labour claimed that a Conservative trade deal with the US would mean the NHS having to spend this amount on drugs)
  • 40 new hospitals
  • A £6,000 increase in household bills
  • Five million Labour Leavers

You can find our breakdown and analysis of these figures here.

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