Voter Turnout by constituency, 2001 General Election

The table below shows the percentage of registered voter turnout for each United Kingdom constituency at the 2001 general election. You can sort the table data by clicking on the column headings. Figures do not include spoiled votes.

2001 general election turnout by constituency
Constituency Turnout % Electorate
Aberavon60.7949660
Aberdeen Central52.7550098
Aberdeen North57.5552746
Aberdeen South62.6258907
Aberdeenshire West and Kincardine61.9761180
Airdrie and Shotts54.3958349
Aldershot57.978262
Aldridge-Brownhills60.662388
Altrincham and Sale West60.6671820
Alyn and Deeside58.5760478
Amber Valley60.3273798
Angus59.3459004
Antrim East59.1260897
Antrim North66.1174451
Antrim South62.570651
Argyll and Bute62.9549175
Arundel and South Downs64.6770956
Ashfield53.5973428
Ashford62.576699
Ashton under Lyne49.1172820
Aylesbury61.3680002
Ayr69.3255630
Banbury61.7783392
Banff and Buchan54.5356496
Barking45.4955229
Barnsley Central45.8460086
Barnsley East and Mexborough49.5165655
Barnsley West and Penistone52.9465291
Barrow and Furness60.2764746
Basildon55.1574121
Basingstoke60.6779110
Bassetlaw56.9568302
Bath64.8771372
Batley and Spen60.5463665
Battersea54.5367495
Beaconsfield58.7168378
Beckenham63.0772241
Bedford59.8867763
Bedfordshire Mid66.0770594
Bedfordshire North East65.1569451
Bedfordshire South West60.872126
Belfast East6358455
Belfast North67.1760941
Belfast South63.8559436
Belfast West68.7459617
Berwick-upon-Tweed63.7956918
Bethnal Green and Bow48.5879192
Beverley and Holderness61.7175146
Bexhill and Battle64.8969010
Bexleyheath and Crayford63.5163580
Billericay58.0778528
Birkenhead47.760726
Birmingham Edgbaston5667405
Birmingham Erdington46.665668
Birmingham Hall Green57.4757563
Birmingham Hodge Hill47.955254
Birmingham Ladywood44.2971113
Birmingham Northfield52.8155922
Birmingham Perry Barr52.6171121
Birmingham Selly Oak56.2971237
Birmingham Sparkbrook and Small Heath49.2874358
Birmingham Yardley57.2352444
Bishop Auckland57.2367377
Blaby64.4673907
Blackburn55.7572621
Blackpool North and Fleetwood57.1974456
Blackpool South52.274311
Blaenau Gwent59.4653353
Blaydon57.4364574
Blyth Valley54.663274
Bognor Regis and Littlehampton58.2566903
Bolsover56.6767537
Bolton North East56.0369514
Bolton South East50.1268140
Bolton West62.4166033
Bootle4956320
Boston and Skegness58.4269010
Bosworth64.4469992
Bournemouth East59.2260454
Bournemouth West54.2462038
Bracknell60.6881118
Bradford North52.6966454
Bradford South51.3368450
Bradford West53.5771620
Braintree63.5679157
Brecon and Radnorshire71.8152247
Brent East49.958095
Brent North57.7358789
Brent South51.2455891
Brentford and Isleworth52.9684049
Brentwood and Ongar67.364695
Bridgend60.1761496
Bridgwater64.5974079
Brigg and Goole64.6263536
Brighton Kemptown57.9767621
Brighton Pavilion58.8569200
Bristol East57.3970279
Bristol North West60.8376756
Bristol South56.5272490
Bristol West65.6384821
Bromley and Chislehurst62.8768763
Bromsgrove67.0768115
Broxbourne54.8668982
Broxtowe66.5173675
Buckingham69.3665270
Burnley55.5566393
Burton61.7875194
Bury North62.9971108
Bury South58.7767276
Bury St. Edmunds6676146
Caernarfon61.3547354
Caerphilly57.4567593
Caithness Sutherland and Easter Ross60.3241225
Calder Valley62.9875298
Camberwell and Peckham46.7553694
Cambridge60.6270663
Cambridgeshire North East60.1579891
Cambridgeshire North West62.2970569
Cambridgeshire South67.0572095
Cambridgeshire South East63.5481663
Cannock Chase55.9373423
Canterbury60.8674159
Cardiff Central58.2859785
Cardiff North69.0462634
Cardiff South and Penarth57.5562125
Cardiff West58.4158348
Carlisle59.3658811
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr70.4254035
Carmarthen West and Pembrokeshire South65.3256518
Carrick Cumnock and Doon Valley61.7864919
Carshalton and Wallington60.3167337
Castle Point58.3868108
Ceredigion61.6756118
Charnwood64.4974836
Chatham and Aylesford56.9669759
Cheadle63.269002
Chelmsford West61.4978291
Cheltenham61.9267563
Chesham and Amersham64.6770021
Chester City of63.7670382
Chesterfield60.6773252
Chichester63.7277703
Chingford and Woodford Green58.4763252
Chipping Barnet60.4670217
Chorley62.2577036
Christchurch67.4473503
Cities of London and Westminster47.2371935
Cleethorpes62.0268392
Clwyd South62.453680
Clwyd West64.1253960
Clydebank and Milngavie61.8552534
Clydesdale59.3364423
Coatbridge and Chryston58.0952178
Colchester55.3978955
Colne Valley63.3374192
Congleton62.6771941
Conwy62.7754751
Copeland64.9253526
Corby65.3172304
Cornwall North63.7684662
Cornwall South East65.4479090
Cotswold67.4768154
Coventry North East50.3673998
Coventry North West55.5176652
Coventry South55.2872527
Crawley55.1871626
Crewe and Nantwich60.1869040
Crosby64.2557375
Croydon Central59.1277567
Croydon North54.6876600
Croydon South61.3973402
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth59.7149739
Cunninghame North61.4954993
Cunninghame South56.0449982
Cynon Valley55.4848591
Dagenham46.4859340
Darlington63.3564328
Dartford61.9272258
Daventry65.586537
Delyn63.2854732
Denton and Reddish48.5269236
Derby North57.676489
Derby South55.6877366
Derbyshire North East58.8971527
Derbyshire South64.1281010
Derbyshire West67.3975067
Devizes63.6583655
Devon East68.0770278
Devon North68.3172100
Devon South West66.1370922
Devon West and Torridge70.5178976
Dewsbury58.7962344
Don Valley55.366244
Doncaster Central52.0965087
Doncaster North50.4862124
Dorset Mid and Poole North65.5766675
Dorset North66.2972140
Dorset South65.569233
Dorset West66.9774016
Dover65.1469025
Down North58.8363212
Down South70.8373519
Dudley North55.9268964
Dudley South55.4265578
Dulwich and West Norwood54.2570497
Dumbarton60.4256267
Dumfries67.6762931
Dundee East57.2456535
Dundee West54.3953760
Dunfermline East56.9752811
Dunfermline West57.0554293
Durham North57.0467610
Durham North West58.4967062
Durham City of59.5869633
Ealing Acton and Shepherd's Bush52.6270697
Ealing North57.9977524
Ealing Southall56.8582373
Easington53.6561532
East Ham52.3171255
East Kilbride62.6266572
East Lothian62.5258987
Eastbourne60.6873784
Eastleigh63.7774603
Eastwood70.7468378
Eccles48.2568764
Eddisbury64.1669181
Edinburgh Central52.0466089
Edinburgh East and Musselburgh58.1659241
Edinburgh North and Leith53.262475
Edinburgh Pentlands65.0659841
Edinburgh South58.0664012
Edinburgh West63.7861895
Edmonton55.8262294
Ellesmere Port and Neston60.9468147
Elmet65.5970041
Eltham58.7557519
Enfield North56.5667756
Enfield Southgate63.166418
Epping Forest58.3972645
Epsom and Ewell62.8174266
Erewash61.9278484
Erith and Thamesmead50.2566371
Esher and Walton61.9173541
Essex North62.771680
Exeter64.2181942
Falkirk East58.4857633
Falkirk West57.6553583
Falmouth and Camborne64.372814
Fareham62.572715
Faversham and Kent Mid60.3767995
Feltham and Heston49.473229
Fermanagh and South Tyrone77.9966640
Fife Central54.5559597
Fife North East56.0561900
Finchley and Golders Green57.3476175
Folkestone and Hythe64.1371503
Forest of Dean67.3466240
Foyle68.970943
Fylde61.9672207
Gainsborough64.2565871
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale68.0852756
Gateshead East and Washington West52.4964041
Gedling63.9368540
Gillingham59.5470898
Glasgow Anniesland50.1453290
Glasgow Baillieston47.2149268
Glasgow Cathcart52.5752094
Glasgow Govan46.7654068
Glasgow Kelvin43.5661534
Glasgow Maryhill40.155438
Glasgow Pollok51.3849201
Glasgow Rutherglen56.3451855
Glasgow Shettleston39.6951557
Glasgow Springburn43.6755192
Gloucester59.4381144
Gordon58.3459996
Gosport57.1569626
Gower63.3758943
Grantham and Stamford62.274419
Gravesham62.7169590
Great Grimsby52.2863157
Great Yarmouth52.0677539
Greenock and Inverclyde59.3547884
Greenwich and Woolwich5262569
Guildford62.9176046
Hackney North and Stoke Newington49.0160444
Hackney South and Shoreditch47.4263990
Halesowen and Rowley Regis59.7965683
Halifax57.8169870
Haltemprice and Howden65.5167055
Halton54.1463673
Hamilton North and Bellshill56.7953539
Hamilton South57.3246665
Hammersmith and Fulham56.3779302
Hampshire East63.8278802
Hampshire North East61.6271323
Hampshire North West63.6976359
Hampstead and Highgate54.2165309
Harborough63.3473300
Harlow59.8167074
Harrogate and Knaresborough64.7165185
Harrow East58.9481575
Harrow West63.4673505
Hartlepool56.2567652
Harwich62.0577539
Hastings and Rye58.3670632
Havant57.5670246
Hayes and Harlington56.2957561
Hazel Grove59.165107
Hemel Hempstead63.5872086
Hemsworth51.8467948
Hendon52.2378212
Henley64.2769081
Hereford63.4770305
Hertford and Stortford62.7875141
Hertfordshire North East64.968790
Hertfordshire South West64.4373367
Hertsmere60.3468780
Hexham70.9259807
Heywood and Middleton53.1273005
High Peak65.2273774
Hitchin and Harpenden66.8667196
Holborn and St. Pancras49.5662813
Hornchurch58.2861008
Hornsey and Wood Green5875967
Horsham63.7879604
Houghton and Washington East49.5167946
Hove59.2370889
Huddersfield54.9964349
Hull East46.4566473
Hull North45.4363022
Hull West and Hessle45.8463077
Huntingdon62.4578604
Hyndburn57.5666445
Ilford North58.468893
Ilford South54.3276025
Inverness East Nairn and Lochaber63.2467139
Ipswich5768198
Isle of Wight59.72106305
Islington North48.7661970
Islington South and Finsbury47.3959515
Islwyn61.8651230
Jarrow54.5863172
Keighley63.468349
Kensington and Chelsea45.2262007
Kettering67.4579697
Kilmarnock and Loudoun61.761049
Kingston and Surbiton67.5472687
Kingswood65.4180531
Kirkcaldy54.6151559
Knowsley North and Sefton East5370781
Knowsley South51.7770681
Lagan Valley63.2272671
Lancashire West58.9872858
Lancaster and Wyre66.378964
Leeds Central41.6965497
Leeds East51.5256400
Leeds North East62.0364123
Leeds North West58.272945
Leeds West49.9864218
Leicester East62.0565527
Leicester South57.9972671
Leicester West50.965267
Leicestershire North West65.7968414
Leigh49.6871054
Leominster68.0268695
Lewes68.4966332
Lewisham Deptford46.362869
Lewisham East51.5258302
Lewisham West50.5660947
Leyton and Wanstead54.7861549
Lichfield65.3463794
Lincoln5666299
Linlithgow57.9854599
Liverpool Garston50.1665094
Liverpool Riverside34.0874827
Liverpool Walton42.9666237
Liverpool Wavertree44.2972555
Liverpool West Derby45.567921
Livingston55.5664850
Llanelli62.2558148
Londonderry East66.1460276
Loughborough63.1570077
Louth and Horncastle62.1371556
Ludlow68.3963053
Luton North59.2865998
Luton South57.0468985
Macclesfield62.3473123
Maidenhead63.5868130
Maidstone and the Weald61.5974002
Makerfield50.9268457
Maldon and Chelmsford East63.7369201
Manchester Blackley44.8759111
Manchester Central39.1366268
Manchester Gorton42.6663834
Manchester Withington51.9467480
Mansfield55.2166748
Medway59.4664930
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy63.5133175
Meriden59.8674439
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney57.2255368
Middlesbrough49.8367659
Middlesbrough South and Cleveland East61.5471485
Midlothian59.0748625
Milton Keynes North East62.3575526
Milton Keynes South West59.2476607
Mitcham and Morden57.865671
Mole Valley69.4667770
Monmouth71.4862202
Montgomeryshire65.5144243
Moray57.2758008
Morecambe and Lunesdale60.7268607
Morley and Rothwell53.5371815
Motherwell and Wishaw56.6152418
Neath62.4256107
New Forest East63.1766767
New Forest West65.0267806
Newark63.5171089
Newbury67.375490
Newcastle-under-Lyme58.8365739
Newcastle upon Tyne Central51.367970
Newcastle upon Tyne East and Wallsend53.1761494
Newcastle upon Tyne North57.5463208
Newport East55.7456118
Newport West58.6959742
Newry and Armagh76.7672466
Norfolk Mid70.1574911
Norfolk North75.0574911
Norfolk North West66.1677387
Norfolk South67.6282710
Norfolk South West63.1183903
Normanton52.2365392
Northampton North55.9874124
Northampton South69.8673049
Northavon70.7278841
Norwich North60.8974911
Norwich South64.7465792
Nottingham East45.565339
Nottingham North46.7464281
Nottingham South50.1173049
Nuneaton60.0772101
Ochil61.3457554
Ogmore58.1652185
Old Bexley and Sidcup62.1167841
Oldham East and Saddleworth60.9674511
Oldham West and Royton57.5769409
Orkney and Shetland52.4431909
Orpington68.4174423
Oxford East53.5474421
Oxford West and Abingdon64.5379915
Paisley North56.5847994
Paisley South57.2453351
Pendle63.262870
Penrith and the Border65.2967776
Perth61.4961497
Peterborough61.3364918
Plymouth Devonport56.6373666
Plymouth Sutton57.0968438
Pontefract and Castleford49.6863181
Pontypridd57.9566105
Poole60.6964644
Poplar and Canning Town45.3775173
Portsmouth North57.3764256
Portsmouth South50.8777095
Preseli Pembrokeshire67.7554283
Preston5072077
Pudsey63.2771405
Putney56.4860643
Rayleigh61.0470073
Reading East58.4474637
Reading West58.5771688
Redcar57.7266179
Redditch59.2162543
Regent's Park and Kensington North48.8375886
Reigate60.7165023
Renfrewshire West63.3352889
Rhondda60.6556059
Ribble South62.5173794
Ribble Valley66.1674319
Richmond (Yorks)67.3765360
Richmond Park67.6472663
Rochdale56.769506
Rochford and Southend East53.5169991
Romford59.6159893
Romsey68.6570584
Ross Skye and Inverness West61.5956522
Rossendale and Darwen58.8570280
Rother Valley53.269174
Rotherham50.6757931
Roxburgh and Berwickshire61.1947059
Rugby and Kenilworth67.4479764
Ruislip-Northwood61.160788
Runnymede and Weybridge56.1475569
Rushcliffe66.5381839
Rutland and Melton64.9572448
Ryedale65.9766543
Saffron Walden65.2276724
St. Albans66.2666040
St. Helens North53.370545
St. Helens South51.9165122
St. Ives66.3574256
Salford41.5854152
Salisbury65.3180538
Scarborough and Whitby63.1875213
Scunthorpe56.3359689
Sedgefield62.0164925
Selby64.5177924
Sevenoaks63.9466648
Sheffield Attercliffe52.3968386
Sheffield Brightside46.754711
Sheffield Central48.4862018
Sheffield Hallam63.4460288
Sheffield Heeley54.462758
Sheffield Hillsborough56.6475097
Sherwood60.6675670
Shipley66.1469577
Shrewsbury and Atcham66.5874964
Shropshire North63.1173716
Sittingbourne and Sheppey57.5165825
Skipton and Ripon65.3375201
Sleaford and North Hykeham65.3474561
Slough53.8472429
Solihull62.6177094
Somerton and Frome70.2574991
South Holland and the Deepings62.5473880
South Shields49.2761802
Southampton Itchen54.0176603
Southampton Test56.2673893
Southend West58.2964116
Southport58.1470785
Southwark North and Bermondsey50.1373527
Spelthorne60.8168731
Stafford65.3167934
Staffordshire Moorlands63.966760
Staffordshire South60.3269925
Stalybridge and Hyde48.3666265
Stevenage61.3569203
Stirling67.6753097
Stockport53.2966397
Stockton North54.3465192
Stockton South62.2471026
Stoke-on-Trent Central47.3659750
Stoke-on-Trent North51.9257998
Stoke-on-Trent South51.4570032
Stone66.2968847
Stourbridge61.7964610
Strangford59.9272192
Stratford-on-Avon64.4285241
Strathkelvin and Bearsden66.1462729
Streatham48.6776021
Stretford and Urmston54.9570924
Stroud69.9578878
Suffolk Central and Ipswich North63.4874200
Suffolk Coastal66.3675963
Suffolk South66.2168408
Suffolk West59.671220
Sunderland North49.0160846
Sunderland South48.2964577
Surrey East62.6975049
Surrey Heath59.4675858
Surrey South West66.974127
Sussex Mid64.8770632
Sutton and Cheam62.4163648
Sutton Coldfield60.4771856
Swansea East52.5157273
Swansea West56.2457074
Swindon North61.0569335
Swindon South61.0471080
Tamworth57.8369596
Tatton63.5564954
Taunton67.6481651
Tayside North62.4861645
Teignbridge69.3485533
Telford51.959486
Tewkesbury64.3170276
Thanet North59.3270581
Thanet South64.1661462
Thurrock48.8276524
Tiverton and Honiton69.1780646
Tonbridge and Malling64.3665939
Tooting54.9268447
Torbay65.6972409
Torfaen57.6761110
Totnes67.8872548
Tottenham48.265567
Truro and St. Austell63.4979219
Tunbridge Wells62.2964534
Tweeddale Ettrick and Lauderdale63.9251966
Twickenham67.3674135
Tyne Bridge44.258900
Tynemouth67.3565184
Tyneside North57.8864914
Tyrone West79.960739
Ulster Mid81.3461390
Upminster59.5756829
Upper Bann70.3272574
Uxbridge57.5558066
Vale of Clwyd63.1251247
Vale of Glamorgan67.3767071
Vale of York66.1273335
Vauxhall44.8474474
Wakefield54.4675750
Wallasey57.5564889
Walsall North48.9466020
Walsall South55.762657
Walthamstow53.4664403
Wansbeck59.4162989
Wansdyke69.3570728
Wantage64.5376129
Warley54.158071
Warrington North53.7172445
Warrington South61.2374283
Warwick and Leamington65.7781405
Warwickshire North60.1573828
Watford61.2475724
Waveney61.5976585
Wealden63.5183066
Weaver Vale57.5568236
Wellingborough65.9177389
Wells69.1774189
Welwyn Hatfield63.9167004
Wentworth52.7564033
West Bromwich East53.3761198
West Bromwich West47.6866777
West Ham48.9359828
Westbury66.6975911
Western Isles60.3421807
Westmorland and Lonsdale67.8270637
Weston-super-Mare62.7974343
Wigan52.4564040
Wiltshire North66.5879524
Wimbledon64.363930
Winchester72.2781852
Windsor60.9169136
Wirral South65.6560653
Wirral West64.9762294
Witney65.9374624
Woking60.371163
Wokingham64.0868430
Wolverhampton North East52.0760486
Wolverhampton South East50.6153931
Wolverhampton South West60.8867171
Woodspring68.6571023
Worcester62.0471255
Worcestershire Mid62.3771985
Worcestershire West67.1166769
Workington63.465965
Worsley51.0369300
Worthing East and Shoreham59.9171890
Worthing West59.6772419
Wrekin The63.0265837
Wrexham59.5450465
Wycombe60.2574647
Wyre Forest6872152
Wythenshawe and Sale East48.672127
Yeovil63.3575977
Ynys Môn64.0453117
York City of59.6580431
Yorkshire East59.8772342

Source: Pippa Norris. The British Parliamentary Constituency Database, 1992-2001.

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