Total Votes Cast

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Year Total Votes Cast
23 Feb 1950 46,631 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 46,087 Show data context
26 May 1955 43,592 Show data context
06 Nov 1958 32,662 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 47,214 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 52,289 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 54,856 Show data context
22 May 1969 43,102 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 60,899 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 54,695 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 51,310 Show data context
03 May 1979 55,704 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 55,680 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 60,318 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 63,874 Show data context
01 May 1997 55,779 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 49,584 Show data context
05 May 2005 52,401 Show data context
06 May 2010 56,787 Show data context
07 May 2015 57,139 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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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Chichester CCon through time | Political Life Statistics | Total Votes Cast, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th October 2021