GLC Election Results Summaries

1964: Electorate 5,466,756: T'out 44.2%

Party       Votes           %         Candidates Seats Full Council

Lab         1,063,390 1/2   44.6         100       64      75
C             956,543 1/6   40.1         100       36      41
L             238,966 2/3   10.0          86        -       -
Com            90,779        3.8          36        -       -
Ind            19,983        0.9           9        -       -
RA              5,858        0.3           3        -       -
Ch Ind          2,895        0.1           1        -       -
New L           2,473 2/3    0.1           3        -       -
UM              2,353        0.1           2        -       -
    Total   2,383,242      100.0         340      100     116

1967: Electorate 5,319,023: T'out 41.1%: SWING +11.59

Party       Votes           %     Ch.% Candidates Seats Full Council

C           1,136,092 1/12  52.6  +12.5  100       82      92   
Lab           732,669 1/4   34.0  -10.7  100       18      24
L             189,868        8.8  - 1.2  100        -       -
Com            65,183 1/2    3.0  - 0.8   38        -       -
Ind            13,229 1/2    0.6          10        -       -
UM              8,146        0.4  + 0.3    5        -       -
SPGB            3,694 7/12   0.2          14        -       -
NUCT            1,977 1/4    0.1           4        -       -
NF              1,839 2/3    0.1           3        -       -
JHNFP           1,580        0.1           1        -       -
ITRPA           1,244 1/3    0.1           3        -       -
Ind Car           870        0.0           2        -       -
CWPGB             713 1/2    0.0           4        -       -
ELP               664        0.0           1        -       -
    Total   2,157,771 2/3  100.0         385      100     116

1970: Electorate 5,524,384: T'out 35.2%: SWING -4.01

Party       Votes           %     Ch.% Candidates Seats Full Council

C             971,227 1/4   50.6  - 2.1  100       65      76
Lab           766,271 2/3   39.9  + 5.9  100       35      40
L             103,837 11/12  5.4  - 3.4  100        -       -
Com            33,869        1.8  - 1.3   40        -       -
HBR            23,853 11/12  1.2          85        -       -
UM             10,432        0.6  + 0.2   32        -       -
Ind             6,450        0.3           9        -       -
SPGB            1,656 5/12   0.1  - 0.1   14        -       -
Ind L           1,250        0.1           1        -       -
JHNFP             552        0.0  - 0.0    1        -       -
New L             438 1/3    0.0           3        -       -
MPD               405        0.0           1        -       -
ANP/BCP/CNPSA     176 2/5    0.0           5        -       -
    Total   1,920,419 9/10 100.0         491      100     116

1973: Electorate 5,313,470: T'out 36.8%: SWING -10.06

Party       Votes           %     Ch.% Candidates Seats Full Council

Lab           928,034       47.4  + 7.5   92       58      67
C             743,123       38.0  -12.6   92       32      38
L             244,703       12.5  + 7.1   60        2       2
Com            11,954        0.6  - 1.2   28        -       -
NF              9,536        0.5           6        -       -
Ind R           5,516        0.3           3        -       -
Ind             4,211        0.2          15        -       -
Action          3,063        0.2  - 0.4    6        -       -
NIP             2,924        0.1           1        -       -
Ind C           2,393        0.1           2        -       -
SPGB            1,612        0.1  - 0.0   11        -       -
Ind Lab           227        0.0           1        -       -
    Total   1,957,296      100.0         318       92     107

1977: Electorate 5,183,660: T'out 43.3%: SWING +14.54

Party       Votes           %     Ch.% Candidates     Seats

C           1,177,390       52.5  +14.5   92            64
Lab           737,194       32.9  -14.5   92            28
L             174,405        7.8  - 4.7   91             -
NF            119,060        5.3  + 4.8   91             -
Nat Party       8,300        0.4          22             -
Com             8,267        0.4  - 0.2   24             -
GLCA            7,869        0.4          31             -
IMG             1,930        0.1           4             -
Ind             1,834        0.1           9             -
People          1,621        0.1           2             -
Ind C           1,025        0.0           1             -
Ind L             878        0.0           3             -
ENP               685        0.0           5             -
FP                552        0.0           1             -
SPGB              502        0.0  - 0.1    4             -
EP                298        0.0           1             -
NB                254        0.0           1             -
    Total   2,242,064      100.0         474            92

1981: Electorate 5,086,997: T'out 44.2%: SWING -10.82

Party       Votes           %     Ch.% Candidates     Seats

Lab           939,457       41.8  + 8.9   92            50
C             894,234       39.7  -12.8   92            41
L             323,856       14.4  + 6.6   89             1
NF             21,582        1.0  - 4.4   41             -
SDA            21,582        1.0          10             -
EP             17,515        0.8          38             -
Ind             7,763        0.3          25             -
New NF          5,877        0.3          18             -
Com             5,275        0.2  - 0.1   16             -
NFCM            4,857        0.2          23             -
WRP             2,753        0.1          16             -
SLAG            1,727        0.1          13             -
AGLC            1,158        0.1           7             -
INP               793        0.0           3             -
FP                637        0.0           1             -
Ind C             362        0.0           1             -
NBP               346        0.0           1             -
Wk P              145        0.0           1             -
Rev CP            116        0.0           1             -
SPGB               83        0.0  - 0.0    1             -
    Total   2,250,118      100.0         489            92