Total Votes Cast

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Year Total Votes Cast
08 Jan 1833 735,500 Show data context
06 Feb 1835 550,954 Show data context
18 Aug 1837 731,048 Show data context
22 Jul 1841 544,115 Show data context
26 Aug 1847 448,234 Show data context
31 Jul 1852 614,175 Show data context
24 Apr 1857 571,766 Show data context
18 May 1859 472,833 Show data context
24 Jul 1865 780,061 Show data context
07 Dec 1868 2,235,645 Show data context
17 Feb 1874 2,241,373 Show data context
27 Apr 1880 3,101,280 Show data context
18 Dec 1885 4,163,042 Show data context
27 Jul 1886 2,767,253 Show data context
26 Jul 1892 4,206,012 Show data context
07 Aug 1895 3,602,454 Show data context
24 Oct 1900 3,365,757 Show data context
08 Feb 1906 5,441,099 Show data context
10 Feb 1910 6,425,366 Show data context
19 Dec 1910 5,010,896 Show data context
14 Dec 1918 9,737,806 Show data context
15 Nov 1922 14,184,303 Show data context
06 Dec 1923 14,302,415 Show data context
29 Oct 1924 16,069,947 Show data context
30 May 1929 22,138,315 Show data context
27 Oct 1931 21,292,277 Show data context
14 Nov 1935 21,544,530 Show data context
05 Jul 1945 24,366,876 Show data context
23 Feb 1950 28,232,102 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 28,127,146 Show data context
26 May 1955 26,075,514 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 27,264,621 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 26,963,114 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 26,584,807 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 27,566,441 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 30,618,072 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 28,485,979 Show data context
03 May 1979 30,531,972 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 29,905,775 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 31,802,257 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 32,828,979 Show data context
01 May 1997 30,495,522 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 25,557,009 Show data context
05 May 2005 26,430,908 Show data context
06 May 2010 29,013,733 Show data context
07 May 2015 29,979,422 Show data context
Date: Source:
1833 - 1880 F.W.S. Craig (ed.), British Parliamentary Election Results 1832-1885 (London: The Macmillan Press Ltd, 1977) Within copyright. Permission granted to project.
1885 - 1910 F.W.S. Craig (ed.), British Parliamentary Election Results 1885-1918 (London: The Macmillan Press Ltd, 1974) Within copyright. Permission granted to project.
1918 - 1945 F.W.S. Craig (ed.), British Parliamentary Election Results 1918-1949 (Glasgow: Political Reference Publications, 1969) Within copyright. Permission granted to project.
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 - 2005 House of Commons Library, House of Commons Library Research Papers ,
2010 - 2015 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: 14th August 2020