Total Votes Cast

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Year Total Votes Cast
23 Feb 1950 50,621 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 49,862 Show data context
26 May 1955 45,913 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 48,630 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 52,263 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 52,814 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 55,718 Show data context
30 Sep 1971 55,846 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 66,916 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 63,041 Show data context
03 May 1979 68,621 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 54,808 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 58,887 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 62,995 Show data context
01 May 1997 54,197 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 45,585 Show data context
05 May 2005 45,621 Show data context
06 May 2010 50,059 Show data context
07 May 2015 49,598 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.
1971 Times Newspapers, The Times (Times Newspapers) ,
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, Macclesfield CCon through time | Political Life Statistics | Total Votes Cast, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th September 2019