Total Votes Cast

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Year Total Votes Cast
23 Feb 1950 57,652 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 58,381 Show data context
26 May 1955 56,893 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 62,381 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 65,615 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 67,117 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 72,111 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 68,924 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 62,808 Show data context
03 May 1979 70,104 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 47,979 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 51,966 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 56,038 Show data context
01 May 1997 56,957 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 53,752 Show data context
05 May 2005 55,646 Show data context
06 May 2010 47,328 Show data context
07 May 2015 47,218 Show data context
Date: Source:
1950 - 1970 F.W.S. Craig (ed.), British Parliamentary Election Results 1950-1970 (Chichester: Political Reference Publications, 1971) Within copyright. Permission granted to project.
1974 - 1992 Kimber, Political Science Resources
1997 - 2015 House of Commons Library, House of Commons Library Research Papers ,
2010 The Electoral Commission, The Electoral Commission

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Total number of votes cast. In multi-member constituencies this will be different from the total number of people voting.

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Date accessed: 22nd November 2019