Annual counts of people listed on electoral registers for the UK and its constituent countries, local government areas and parliamentary constituencies. These figures are based on people registered to vote not people eligible to vote.
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The total number of UK Parliamentary electors increased by 380,000 (0.8%) between December 2016 and December 2017, a smaller increase than in the previous year.
The total number of UK local government electors increased by more than half a million (1.2%) between December 2016 and December 2017.
Of the 650 Parliamentary constituencies in the UK, 480 (74%) had an increase in Parliamentary electors between December 2016 and December 2017.
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Annual total number of local government and Parliamentary electors
(including the number of attainers) registered to vote in the UK.
Total number of local government and parliamentary electors (including the number of attainers) registered to vote in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, 2014 and 2013.
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Electoral registration Statistical bulletins
People registered to vote in Parliamentary and local government elections as recorded in the electoral registers published on 1 December for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
People registered to vote in parliamentary and local government elections as recorded in the electoral registers published on 1 December.
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