General Elections



ElectionFirst Pref ShareSeatsVotesCandidatesConstituencies
Contested
2016 general election25.5%505441308940/40
2011 general election36.1%7680162810443/43
2007 general election27.3%515644279143/43
2002 general election22.5%314176198542/42
1997 general election28.1%545026109141/41
1992 general election24.5%454221219141/41
1989 general election29.3%554867608641/41
1987 general election27.1%514811359741/41
1982 (Nov) general election39.2%7066228411541/41
1982 (Feb) general election37.3%6362108811341/41
1981 general election36.5%6562637712641/41
1977 general election30.5%4348876211642/42
1973 general election34.9%5447095311042/42
1969 general election34.1%5044974912542/42
1965 general election34.1%4742708110238/38
1961 general election32.0%473740999638/38
1957 general election26.9%403303558340/40
1954 general election32.1%514277039040/40
1951 general election26.0%413465227839/40
1948 general election20.4%312766438339/40
1944 general election20.4%302487675430/34
1943 general election23.1%323074908734/34
1938 general election33.3%454286327634/34
1937 general election34.8%484611719534/34