Total Votes Cast

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Year Total Votes Cast
23 Feb 1950 36,567 Show data context
25 Oct 1951 36,927 Show data context
26 May 1955 35,509 Show data context
08 Oct 1959 35,802 Show data context
15 Oct 1964 35,797 Show data context
31 Mar 1966 38,059 Show data context
18 Jun 1970 40,837 Show data context
28 Feb 1974 44,331 Show data context
10 Oct 1974 41,691 Show data context
03 May 1979 47,411 Show data context
09 Jun 1983 53,693 Show data context
11 Jun 1987 57,761 Show data context
09 Apr 1992 62,640 Show data context
01 May 1997 58,495 Show data context
07 Jun 2001 53,983 Show data context
05 May 2005 55,982 Show data context
06 May 2010 46,844 Show data context
07 May 2015 48,245 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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Date accessed: 17th August 2022