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Liberal Democrat leadership elections: electorate and turnout

To go alongside the data on Liberal Democrat party membership totals, here are the electorate, votes and turnout totals for party leadership elections.

Leadership contestElectorateVotes castTurnout
198880,10457,790 valid
57,603 total
72.1%*
199982,82751.006 valid61.6%
200672,06452,036 valid72.2%
200764,72841,465 valid64.1%
201560,50033,897 valid
33,963 total
56.1%*
2017103,300Uncontestedn/a
2019106,07576,018 valid
76,429 total
72.1%*
2020117,92467,320 valid
67,899 total
57.6%

* Includes spoiled and abstained ballots in turnout calculation.

 

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