Dataset: United Kingdom: European Parliament Election 2004

Abstract

<h4>Political parties represented in the election:</h4>
<ul>
   <li>Con - Conservative Party</li>
   <li>Lab - Labour Party</li>
   <li>UKIP - UK Independence Party</li>
   <li>LD - Liberal Democrats</li>
   <li>Grn - Green Party</li>
   <li>BNP - British National Party</li>
   <li>Resp - Respect - The Unity Coalition</li>
   <li>SNP - Scottish National Party</li>
   <li>Other:</li>
<ul>
   <li>DUP - Democratic Unionist Party (DUP)</li>
   <li>PC - Plaid Cymru</li>
   <li>SF - Sinn Fein</li>
   <li>ED - English Democrats Party</li>
   <li>Lib - Liberal Party</li>
   <li>UU - Ulster Unionist Party</li>
   <li>SDLP - Social Democratic Labour Party</li>
   <li>SGP - Scottish Green Party</li>
   <li>SSP - Scottish Socialist Party</li>
   <li>CPA - Christian Peoples Alliance</li>
   <li>SCP - Senior Citizens Party</li>
   <li>CP - Countryside Party (The)</li>
   <li>PenP - Pensioners Party</li>
   <li>OCV - Operation Christian Vote</li>
   <li>ProLife - ProLife</li>
   <li>FW - Forward Wales</li>
   <li>AGS - Alliance for Green Socialism</li>
   <li>PeaceP - Peace Party (The)</li>
   <li>SEA - Socialist Environmental Alliance</li>
   <li>CG - Common Good (The)</li>
   <li>SWW - Scottish Wind Watch</li>
   <li>CDP - Christian Democratic Party</li>
   <li>PeoplesP - Peoples Party (The)</li>
   <li>Grn(NI) - Green Party (NI)</li>
   <li>Ind - Independents</li>
</ul>
</ul>

Full Title

United Kingdom: European Parliament Election 2004

Identification Number

UKEP2004!Display

List of Keywords

Topic Classification

Election

Country

United Kingdom  (UK)

Geographic Coverage

United Kingdom, NUTS 1

UK UNITED KINGDOM
UKC NORTH EAST (ENGLAND)
UKD NORTH WEST (ENGLAND)
UKE YORKSHIRE AND THE HUMBER
UKF EAST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND)
UKG WEST MIDLANDS (ENGLAND)
UKH EAST OF ENGLAND
UKI LONDON
UKJ SOUTH EAST (ENGLAND)
UKK SOUTH WEST (ENGLAND)
UKL WALES
UKM SCOTLAND
UKN NORTHERN IRELAND

Data Sources

<p>The Electoral Comission: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.electoralcommission.org.uk/elections/results">http://www.electoralcommission.org.uk</a></p>;

Notes

Data is presented for NUTS level 1 only

Electorate: The number of electors eligible to vote at this election.
Valid votes: The total number of valid votes cast.
Invalid votes: Rejected ballot papers. The number of ballot papers which was declared invalid for one or more of the following reasons:
- the ballot paper did not contain the official mark
- where the voter had voted for more than the specified number of candidates
- where the ballot paper contained writing or a mark by which the voter could be identified
- where the ballot paper was unmarked or where it was unclear what the voter had intended
(A ballot paper may also be rejected in part).

Source: http://www.electoralcommission.org.uk/elections

Most of the party abbreviations are developed by Professors Rallings and Thrasher at the Local Government Chronicle (LGC) Elections Centre at the University of Plymouth.

Availability Status

Data available free of charge

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