Total Votes Cast

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Year Total Votes Cast
23 Feb 1950 47,350 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 46,780 Show data context
12 Feb 1952 29,050 Show data context
26 May 1955 43,183 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 46,592 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 51,620 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 54,494 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 59,947 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 68,223 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 62,243 Show data context
03 May 1979 66,579 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 51,410 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 56,253 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 58,735 Show data context
01 May 1997 54,109 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 45,132 Show data context
05 May 2005 47,587 Show data context
06 May 2010 49,209 Show data context
07 May 2015 53,465 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, Canterbury CCon through time | Political Life Statistics | Total Votes Cast, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 23rd October 2019