UK General Election, 1970:

Party Vote and Lost deposits

408 candidates lost their £150 deposits by securing less than 12.5% of the vosts cast.
PartyNumber of
candidates
Total Votes% of Total Vote
achieved
Vote as % of
electorate
Vote as % of
Total Vote in
seats contested
Number of
lost deposits
Total cost
Anti-Abortion1103 0.00% 0.00% 0.22%1£150
Anti-Common Market35714 0.02% 0.01% 3.51%3£450
Anti-Election1112 0.00% 0.00% 0.38%1£150
Anti-Immigration11616 0.01% 0.00% 5.25%1£150
Anti-Labour1157 0.00% 0.00% 0.49%1£150
Anti-Party1334 0.00% 0.00% 0.59%1£150
Anti-war Radical1176 0.00% 0.00% 0.38%1£150
British Commonwealth1117 0.00% 0.00% 0.52%1£150
British Movement1704 0.00% 0.00% 2.51%1£150
Communist5837969 0.13% 0.10% 1.63%58£8700
Conservative6161272348044.89%32.29%46.29%10£1500
Conservative and Consult12136 0.01% 0.01% 3.31%1£150
Democratic Party515292 0.05% 0.04% 5.82%4£600
Derry Labour17565 0.03% 0.02%10.26%1£150
ILP1847 0.00% 0.00% 1.74%1£150
Ind2825561 0.09% 0.06% 2.24%28£4200
Ind Conservative21447 0.01% 0.00% 1.96%2£300
Ind Labour217120 0.06% 0.04%19.93%1£150
Ind Powell Conservative11706 0.01% 0.00% 5.08%1£150
Ind Prog1658 0.00% 0.00% 2.12%1£150
Ind Protestant11180 0.00% 0.00% 6.71%1£150
Ind Scottish Labour1295 0.00% 0.00% 0.61%1£150
Ind Scottish Nationalist11490 0.01% 0.00% 4.39%1£150
Ind Unionist317787 0.06% 0.05% 7.49%3£450
Ind Unity137739 0.13% 0.10%53.52%0£0
Labour6171208097742.62%30.66%43.89%5£750
Liberal3322117638 7.47% 5.37%13.47%184£27600
Mebyon Kernow1960 0.00% 0.00% 1.99%1£150
NI Labour798194 0.35% 0.25%21.92%1£150
National Democrat624625 0.09% 0.06% 7.24%5£750
National Front1011449 0.04% 0.03% 3.38%10£1500
National Socialist1198 0.00% 0.00% 0.28%1£150
National Unity370378 0.25% 0.18%34.14%0£0
New Liberal11161 0.00% 0.00% 5.49%1£150
Plaid Cymru36175016 0.62% 0.44%11.54%25£3750
Protestant Unionist235303 0.12% 0.09%30.02%0£0
Ratepayers13776 0.01% 0.01% 8.26%1£150
Republican Labour130649 0.11% 0.08%52.75%0£0
Residents1542 0.00% 0.00% 0.84%1£150
SPGB2376 0.00% 0.00% 0.49%2£300
Scottish Nationalist65306798 1.08% 0.78%12.21%43£6450
Social Credit1254 0.00% 0.00% 0.54%1£150
Speaker129417 0.10% 0.07%67.17%0£0
Ulster Unionist12422041 1.49% 1.07%54.18%0£0
Unity132837 0.12% 0.08%51.13%0£0
Vectis Nationalist11607 0.01% 0.00% 2.77%1£150
Young Ideas1142 0.00% 0.00% 0.44%1£150

Total183728345643100.00%71.95%408£61200



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