Conservative Party support in Wales 1832 to 1979

Conservative Party support in Wales 1832 to 1979

Conservative support in Wales stayed reasonably consistent until the 1880 election when there was a drop in the number of MP's the Conservative Party won.

 

1832: 7,466 votes; 14 MPís elected

 

1835: 10,210 votes; 17 MPís elected

 

1837: 11,616 votes; 19 MPís elected

 

1841: 4,102 votes; 21 MPís elected

 

1847: 11,114 votes; 20 MPís elected

 

1852: 7,212 votes; 20 MPís elected

 

1857: 3,586 votes; 17 MPís elected

 

1859: 2,767 votes; 17 MPís elected

 

1865: 1,600 votes; 14 MPís elected

 

1868: 29,866 votes; 10 MPís elected

 

1874: 31,574 votes; 14 MPís elected

 

1880: 41,106 votes; 4 MPís elected

 

1885: 79,690 votes; 4 MPís elected

 

1886: 60,048 votes; 8 MPís elected

 

1892: 78,038 votes; 3 MPís elected

 

1895: 103,802 votes; 9 MPís elected

 

1900: 63,932 votes; 6 MPís elected

 

1906: 65,949 votes; 0 MPís elected

 

1910 (Jan): 116,769 votes; 2 MPís elected

 

1910 (Dec): 81,100 votes; 3 MPís elected

 

1918: 59,592 votes; 4 MPís elected *

 

1922: 190,919 votes; 6 MPís elected

 

1923: 178,113 votes; 4 MPís elected

 

1924: 224,014 votes; 9 MPís elected

 

1929: 289,695 votes; 1 MP elected

 

1931: 240,861 votes; 6 MPís elected

 

1935: 204,099 votes; 6 MPís elected

 

1945: 241,380 votes; 3 MPís elected

 

1950: 418,668 votes; 4 MPís elected

 

1951: 471,269 votes; 6 MPís elected

 

1955: 428,866 votes; 6 MPís elected

 

1959: 486,335 votes; 7 MPís elected

 

1964: 425,022 votes; 6 MPís elected

 

1966: 396,795 votes; 3 MPís elected

 

1970: 419,884 votes; 7 MPís elected

 

1974 (Feb): 412,535 votes; 8 MPís elected

 

1974 (Oct): 367,230 votes; 8 MPís elected

 

1979: 526,254 votes; 11 MPís elected

 

* = Includes both Conservative votes for ĎCouponí and ĎNon-Couponí

 

1945 to 1966 include National Liberal support

 

Elections 1832 to 1979






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