Peoples, Nations, Events

Turnout at general elections 1832 to 1979

Turnout at general elections 1832 to 1979


We are searching data for your request:

Forums and discussions:
Manuals and reference books:
Data from registers:
Wait the end of the search in all databases.
Upon completion, a link will appear to access the found materials.

Turnout at British general elections has varied over the years but in recent elections, voter turnout has been less than some believe is healthy for a democracy. For example, in the 1979 election, nearly 25% of those who could have voted did not do so.

1832: 70.4%

1835: 65.0%

1837: 63.6%

1841: 63.5%

1847: 53.4%

1852: 57.9%

1857: 58.9%

1859: 63.7%

1865: 62.5%

1868: 68.5%

1874: 66.4%

1880: 72.2%

1885: 81.2%

1886: 74.2%

1892: 77.4%

1895: 78.4%

1900: 75.1%

1906: 83.2%

1910: 86.8%

1910: 81.6%

1918: 57.2%

1922: 73.0%

1923: 71.1%

1924: 77.0%

1929: 76.3%

1931: 76.4%

1935: 71.1%

1945: 72.8%

1950: 83.9%

1951: 82.6%

1955: 76.8%

1959: 78.7%

1964: 77.1%

1966: 75.8%

1970: 72.0%

1974: 78.8%

1974: 72.8%

1979: 76.0%



Comments:

  1. Rashidi

    I am sorry, that has interfered... At me a similar situation. Write here or in PM.

  2. Brataur

    Agreed, it's the remarkable answer

  3. Muskan

    This is a funny message

  4. Dionysius

    Thank you for the article .. Relevant to me now .. I took myself to re-read it.

  5. Faelabar

    Here there can not be a mistake?



Write a message