Total Electorate

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Year Total Electorate
23 Feb 1950 43,751 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 45,963 Show data context
26 May 1955 45,957 Show data context
18 Jun 1959 46,246 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 46,650 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 47,193 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 46,532 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 50,326 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 50,446 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 50,964 Show data context
03 May 1979 52,787 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 - 1979 Kimber, Political Science Resources

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Number of persons entitled and registered to vote.

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Date accessed: 01st August 2021