Total Votes Cast

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Year Total Votes Cast
08 Jan 1833 0 Show data context
06 Feb 1835 497 Show data context
18 Aug 1837 588 Show data context
22 Jul 1841 628 Show data context
26 Aug 1847 650 Show data context
31 Jul 1852 685 Show data context
24 Apr 1857 0 Show data context
18 May 1859 809 Show data context
28 Feb 1862 881 Show data context
24 Jul 1865 964 Show data context
07 Dec 1868 3,069 Show data context
17 Feb 1874 3,379 Show data context
06 May 1874 3,441 Show data context
27 Apr 1880 3,990 Show data context
04 Jul 1885 3,579 Show data context
18 Dec 1885 4,423 Show data context
27 Jul 1886 4,199 Show data context
26 Jul 1892 4,760 Show data context
07 Aug 1895 5,029 Show data context
24 Oct 1900 0 Show data context
25 Mar 1902 4,939 Show data context
08 Feb 1906 5,600 Show data context
10 Feb 1910 5,723 Show data context
19 Dec 1910 5,488 Show data context
14 Dec 1918 17,458 Show data context
15 Nov 1922 20,214 Show data context
06 Dec 1923 19,951 Show data context
29 Oct 1924 21,278 Show data context
30 May 1929 27,448 Show data context
27 Oct 1931 27,655 Show data context
21 Apr 1932 26,828 Show data context
14 Nov 1935 28,204 Show data context
05 Jul 1945 26,259 Show data context
23 Feb 1950 46,943 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 46,498 Show data context
21 Oct 1954 37,536 Show data context
26 May 1955 46,615 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 49,819 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 47,453 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 44,206 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 47,091 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 52,655 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 46,730 Show data context
03 May 1979 53,284 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 47,433 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 52,579 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 53,238 Show data context
01 May 1997 50,486 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 41,254 Show data context
05 May 2005 43,381 Show data context
06 May 2010 44,444 Show data context
07 May 2015 42,973 Show data context
Date: Source:
1832 - 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 - 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: 30th June 2022