TOP AND BOTTOM TEN TURNOUTS, 1959-97

GENERAL ELECTION 8th OCTOBER 1959

Top Ten                                  Bottom Ten

1.Accrington                   87.89  1.Down South             56.43
2.Lanark                       87.23  2.Down North             58.75
3.Taunton                      87.12  3.Birmingham Ladywood    59.06
4.Shipley                      87.02  4.Antrim South           59.29
5.Pudsey                       86.87  5.Stepney                59.42
6.Wellingborough               86.72  6.Paddington South       60.38
7.Ayrshire Central             86.69  7.Liverpool Exchange     60.45
8.Clitheroe                    86.62  8.Islington South West   60.64
9.Buckingham                   86.40  9.Cities of London & W.  61.25
  Flintshire East              86.40  10.Kensington South      61.69

GENERAL ELECTION 15th OCTOBER 1964

1.Wellingborough               87.11  1.Stepney                51.32
2.Flintshire East              86.88  2.Islington South West   51.53
3.Shipley                      86.67  3.Birmingham Ladywood    53.73
4.Buckingham                   86.50  4.Liverpool Exchange     54.38
5.Belper                       86.07  5.Islington North        54.70
6.Rutherglen                   86.02  6.Shoreditch & Finsbury  55.70
7.Lanark                       85.97  7.Manchester Exchange    55.82
8.Derbyshire West              85.81  8.Southwark              55.86
9.Carlisle                     85.63  9.Kensington South       56.78
  Keighley                     85.63  10.Brixton               57.01

GENERAL ELECTION 31st MARCH 1966

1.Cornwall North               87.53  1.Down North             48.92
2.Orpington                    86.92  2.Southampton Itchen     48.98
3.Shipley                      86.58  3.Liverpool Exchange     50.75
4.Wellingborough               86.46  4.Islington South West   50.93
  Flintshire East              86.45  3.Stepney                51.17
6.Colne Valley                 86.19  6.Liverpool Scotland     51.74
7.Fermanagh and South Tyrone   86.04  7.Manchester Exchange    53.73
8.Buckingham                   85.90  8.Southwark              54.03
9.Merioneth                    85.84  9.Islington North        54.23
10.Bexley                      85.82  10.Shoreditch & Finsbury 55.23

GENERAL ELECTION 18th JUNE 1970

1.Mid-Ulster                   91.41  1.Stepney                45.03
2.Fermanagh and South Tyrone   91.22  2.Southwark              48.22
3.Cornwall North               85.25  3.Shoreditch & Finsbury  48.77
4.Devon North                  84.95  4.Islington South West   48.86
5.Belfast West                 84.61  5.West Ham South         48.89
6.Merioneth                    84.30  6.Islington North        49.04
7.Berwick and East Lothian     83.81  7.Poplar                 49.10
8.Carmarthen                   83.66  8.Peckham                49.86
9.Caithness and Sutherland     83.09  9.Kensington South       49.92
10.Shipley                     82.50  10.Stoke Central         50.13

GENERAL ELECTION 28th FEBRUARY 1974

1.Shipley                      87.40  1.Newham North West      59.30
2.Fermanagh and South Tyrone   87.37  2.Stepney and Poplar     59.41
3.Hazel Grove                  86.87  3.Chelsea                59.98
4.Keighley                     86.75  4.Bethnal Green and Bow  60.97
5.Kingswood                    86.66  5.Antrim South           61.12
6.Devon North                  86.46  6.City of London         61.36
7.Colne Valley                 86.40  7.Manchester Central     61.82
8.Cornwall North               86.26  8.Hackney North          62.11
9.Roxburgh Selkirk & Peebles   86.15  9.Vauxhall               62.17
10.Rugby                       86.13  10.Lambeth Central       62.27

GENERAL ELECTION 10th OCTOBERR 1974

1.Fermanagh and South Tyrone   88.68  1.Chelsea                49.98
2.Carmarthen                   85.62  2.Stepney and Poplar     51.52
3.Kingswood                    84.10  3.Newham North West      51.60
4.Merioneth                    84.04  4.Lambeth Central        52.58
5.Berwick and East Lothian     83.05  5.Vauxhall               52.74
6.Keighley                     83.00  6.Hackney North          52.81
7.Hazel Grove                  82.39    Hackney Central        52.81
8.Bodmin                       82.31  8.Bethnal Green and Bow  53.05
9.Lanark                       82.20  9.City of London         53.19
10.Skipton                     82.14  10.Manchester Central    53.40

GENERAL ELECTION 3rd MAY 1979

1.Fermanagh and South Tyrone   87.12  1.Stepney and Poplar     53.31
2.Kingswood                    86.19  2.City of London         55.15
3.Cornwall North               86.08  3.Newham North West      55.38
4.Welwyn and Hatfield          84.99  4.Bethnal Green and Bow  55.49
5.Hemel Hempstead              84.80  5.Belfast West           56.53
6.Bosworth                     84.55  6.Newham South           57.05
7.Carmarthen                   84.40  7.Chelsea                57.30
8.Brecon and Radnor            84.21  8.Liverpool Scotland Ex. 57.41
9.Skipton                      84.06  9.Peckham                57.66
10.Dunbartonshire East         83.90  10.Antrim South          58.38

GENERAL ELECTION 9th JUNE 1983

1.Fermanagh and South Tyrone   88.62  1.City of London         51.80
2.Mid-Ulster                   84.32  2.Newham South           53.64
3.Carmarthen                   82.13  3.Hackney South          53.80
4.Meirionnydd Nant Conwy       81.30  4.Peckham                54.48
5.Leicestershire North West    81.07  5.Hackney North          54.67
6.Cornwall North               80.36  6.Bow and Poplar         55.40
7.Brecon and Radnor            80.10  7.Bethnal Green          55.73
8.Devon North                  80.09  8.Chelsea                56.14
9.Isle of Wight                79.96  9.Newham North West      56.15
10.Yeovil                      79.78  10.Holborn & St. Pancras 60.21

GENERAL ELECTION 11th JUNE 1987

1.Brecon and Radnor            84.38  1.Antrim East            55.22
2.Richmond and Barnes          83.23  2.Hackney South          55.44
3.Derbyshire West              83.07  3.Peckham                55.60
4.Carmarthen                   82.88  4.Bow and Poplar         57.36
5.Leicestershire North West    82.85  5.Bethnal Green          57.57
6.Delyn                        82.58  6.Strangford             57.64
7.South Ribble                 82.55  7.Hackney North          58.13
8.Bury North                   82.53  8.City of London         58.24
9.Meirionnydd Nant Conwy       82.20  9.Antrim South           59.05
10.Chelmsford                  82.15  10.Belfast South         60.33

GENERAL ELECTION 9th APRIL 1992

1.Leicestershire North West    86.11  1.Peckham                53.83
2.Monmouth                     86.07  2.Liverpool Riverside    54.58
3.Brecon and Radnor            85.85  3.Newham North West      56.02
4.Staffordshire Mid            85.60  4.Sheffield Central      56.12
5.Sherwood                     85.48  5.Manchester Central     56.90
6.Ribble Valley                85.01  6.Newham South           60.23
7.Derbyshire West              84.99  7.Newham North East      60.29
8.Hazel Grove                  84.95  8.Manchester Gorton      60.85
9.Richmond and Barnes          84.92  9.Hackney North          61.17
10.Bury North                  84.77  10.Leeds Central         61.29

GENERAL ELECTION 1st MAY 1997

1.Mid-Ulster                   86.12  1.Liverpool Riverside    51.93
2.Brecon and Radnorshire       82.24  2.Manchester Central     52.55
3.Stirling                     81.84  3.Hackney North          52.95
4.Wirral South                 81.01  4.Sheffield Central      53.04
5.Monmouth                     80.76  5.Birmingham Ladywood    54.24
6.Stroud                       80.45  6.West Bromwich West     54.37
7.Cardiff North                80.24  7.Hackney South          54.67
8.Vale of Glamorgan            80.21  8.Leeds Central          54.70
9.Ayr                          80.17  9.Kensington and Chelsea 54.71
10.Leicestershire North West   79.95  10.Vauxhall              55.49

GENERAL ELECTION 7th JUNE 2001

1.Mid-Ulster                   81.34  1.Liverpool Riverside    34.08
2.West Tyrone                  79.90  2.Manchester Central     39.13
3.Fermanagh and South Tyrone   77.99  3.Glasgow Shettleston    39.69
4.Newry and Armagh             76.75  4.Glasgow Maryhill       40.11
5.Winchester                   72.32  5.Salford                41.58
6.Monmouth                     71.48  6.Leeds Central          41.69
7.Hexham                       70.91  7.Manchester Gorton      42.66
8.Down South                   70.83  8.Liverpool Walton       42.96
9.Eastwood                     70.82  9.Kensington and Chelsea 43.33
10.Northavon                   70.72  10.Glasgow Kelvin        43.56