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The Dewsbury constituency has a total population of 110,878, of which 84,249 are eligible (18+) to vote (76%).
Dewsbury ranks 293th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 85th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
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Election turnout for the Dewsbury constituency in 2015 was 67.20%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Ednan Hussain||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|Mark Thackray||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Richard Carter||Yorkshire First||Male||-||-||-|
|Simon Reevell||Conservative||Male||02 March 1966 (56)||-||http://www.simonreevell.com/|
|Steve Hakes||Christian Peoples Alliance||Male||-||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Hutchinson, Andrew|
Election turnout for the Dewsbury constituency in 2010 was 68.5%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
This graph shows the results from 32 people in the Dewsbury constituency who have taken our quiz, displaying which party best matches their opinions of the series of questions we ask.
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