Total Votes Cast

No chart.

Year Total Votes Cast
23 Feb 1950 15,762 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 16,484 Show data context
26 May 1955 14,802 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 16,159 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 15,851 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 14,035 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 15,232 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 15,031 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 14,253 Show data context
03 May 1979 15,119 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 15,168 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 16,497 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 16,030 Show data context
01 May 1997 16,106 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 13,159 Show data context
05 May 2005 13,836 Show data context
06 May 2010 14,717 Show data context
07 May 2015 15,938 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

This website exists to help people doing personal research projects on particular areas within a locality. So long as you are using our data for only a small number of units, you are not making money out of what you are doing, and you are not systematically re-publishing our data, you do not need to request permission from us, but you do need to acknowledge us as your source with the wording:

"This work is based on data provided through and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth".

Where the above statement is included in a web page or similar online resource, the reference to "" must be a working hyperlink.

nCube definition

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Na H Eileanan An Iar CCon through time | Political Life Statistics | Total Votes Cast, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 26th October 2021