Persons Voting or Not Voting

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Year Voting
23 Feb 1950 47,361 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 46,895 Show data context
12 Feb 1952 29,032 Show data context
26 May 1955 43,206 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 46,570 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 51,609 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 54,491 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 59,975 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 682 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 62,240 Show data context
03 May 1979 66,579 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 51,410 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 56,255 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 58,738 Show data context
01 May 1997 54,109 Show data context
05 May 2005 47,594 Show data context
06 May 2010 49,216 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 - 2005 House of Commons Library, House of Commons Library Research Papers ,
2010 The Electoral Commission, The Electoral Commission

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Date accessed: 17th October 2019