Total Votes Cast

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Year Total Votes Cast
23 Feb 1950 45,769 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 45,369 Show data context
26 May 1955 44,494 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 45,498 Show data context
14 May 1964 45,210 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 50,262 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 50,922 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 59,974 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 70,367 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 63,907 Show data context
03 May 1979 72,979 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 52,706 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 56,784 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 62,685 Show data context
01 May 1997 55,525 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 50,257 Show data context
05 May 2005 52,619 Show data context
06 May 2010 58,718 Show data context
07 May 2015 59,341 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: 26th May 2022