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Parliamentary Electorates (London)

Volume 928: debated on Wednesday 23 March 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will set out in the Official Report the current parliamentary electorates for each of the constituencies in (a) inner London and (b) outer London, indicating the variation in each case from the 1971 electorate.

CONSTITUENCIES IN GREATER LONDON
A—INNER LONDON
ConstituencyProvisional 1977 Parliamentary electorateParliamentary electorate 1971Variation (Column (2) minus Column (3))
(1)(2)(3)(4)
Camden, Hampstead63,65570,004-6,349
Camden, Holborn and St. Pancras South39,50544,031-4,526
Camden, St. Pancras North40,72944,573-3,844
Greenwich52,94452,575+369
Greenwich, Woolwich East51,78051,063+717
Greenwich, Woolwich West57,05358,420-1,367
Hackney Central48,17751,095-2,918
Hackney North and Stoke Newington49,10556,866-7,761
Hackney South and Shoreditch44,67351,576-6,903
Hammersmith, Fulham56,74564,304-7,559
Hammersmith North50,57757,952-7,375
Islington Central42,43051,261-8,831
Islington North38,74047,093-8,353
Islington South and Finsbury39,78947,203-7,414
Kensington and Chelsea, Chelsea61,41674,304-12,888
Kensington and Chelsea, Kensington57,06168,025-10,964
Lambeth Central47,05950,593-3,534
Lambeth, Norwood51,21955,556-4,337
Lambeth, Streatham56,30259,063-2,761
Lambeth, Vauxhall43,27150,906-7,635
Lewisham, Deptford56,68165,235-8,554
Lewisham East68,49771,465-2,968
Lewisham West60,98865,360-4,372
Southwark, Bermondsey53,77060,028-6,258
Southwark, Dulwich63,92466,703-2,779
Southwark, Peckham59,15473,140-13,986
Tower Hamlets, Bethnal Green and Bow51,37259,499-8,127
Tower Hamlets, Stepney and Poplar60,09964,588-4,489
Wandsworth, Battersea North43,25345,189-1,936
Wandsworth, Battersea South44,82352,320-7,497
Wandsworth, Putney65,54768,766-3,219
Wandsworth, Tooting51,95456,180-4,226
City of London and Westminster South51,74657,478-5,732
City of Westminster, Paddington57,00466,187-9,183
City of Westminster, St. Marylebone41,70046,846-5,146
B—OUTER LONDON
ConstituencyProvisional 1977 Parliamentary electorateParliamentary electorate 1971Variation(Column (2) minus Column (3))
(1)(2)(3)(4)
Barking49,95649,599+357
Barking, Dagenham68,69972,020-3,321
Barnet, Chipping Barnet58,94360,178-1,235
Barnet, Finchley56,30461,572-5,268
Barnet, Hendon North54,62453,854+770
Barnet, Hendon South54,71659,868-5,152
Bexley, Bexleyheath51,36952,473-1,104
Bexley, Erith and Crayford62,00458,854+3,150
Bexley, Sidcup50,09950,148-49
Brent, East57,49267,561-10,069
Brent, North72,06973,725-1,656
Brent, South59,75463,919-4,165
Bromley, Beckenham58,61660,874-2,258
Bromley, Chislehurst54,17954,959-780
Bromley, Orpington67,28066,168+1,112
Bromley, Ravensbourne48,33747,593+774
Croydon, Central67,70466,922+782
Croydon, North-East57,56859,575-2,007
Croydon, North-West55,42456,916-1,492

The information is as follows:

B—OUTER LONDON
ConstituencyProvisional 1977 Parliamentary electorateParliamentary electorate 1971Variation (Colmn (2) minus Column (3))
(1)(2)(3)(4)
Croydon, South62,10760,908+1,199
Ealing, Acton58,97663,839-4,863
Ealing, North74,79778,073-3,276
Ealing, Southall73,69174,773-1,082
Enfield, Edmonton61,43262,245-813
Enfield, North68,30068,790-490
Enfield, Southgate70,60671,887-1,281
Haringey, Hornsey58,87063,826-4,956
Haringey, Tottenham45,92348,850-2,927
Haringey, Wood Green51,97753,660-1,683
Harrow, Central45,39946,055-656
Harrow, East50,13750,309-172
Harrow, West57,34657,664-318
Havering, Hornchurch61,03060,193+837
Havering, Romford55,31456,392-1,078
Havering, Upminster65,52564,760+765
Hillingdon, Hayes and Harlington56,41856,528-110
Hillingdon, Ruislip-Northwood55,17954,926+253
Hillingdon, Uxbridge60,29959,171+1,128
Hounslow, Brentford and Isleworth70,81574,872-4,057
Hounslow, Feltham and Heston78,93177,469+1,462
Kingston upon Thames58,43460,401-1,967
Kingston upon Thames, Surbiton47,32047,673-353
Merton, Mitcham and Morden64,59765,314-717
Merton, Wimbledon68,96772,557-3,590
Newham, North-East66,21468,431-2,217
Newham, North-West54,61155,412-801
Newham, South55,66959,297-3,628
Redbridge, Ilford North65,49266,725-1,233
Redbridge, Ilford South55,30657,946-2,640
Redbridge, Wanstead and Woodford57,80259,221-1,419
Richmond upon Thames, Richmond51,82756,663-4,836
Richmond upon Thames, Twickenham72,32774,087-1,760
Sutton and Cheam62,40660,812+1,594
Sutton, Carshalton67,54768,232-685
Waltham Forest, Chingford56,56859,140-2,572
Waltham Forest, Leyton61,79065,408-3,618
Waltham Forest, Walthamstow50,71855,060-4,342