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Services › Local Elections › Local Authority Election Statistics 2010

This report provides statistics on the 2010 local authority elections. For the purposes of this report, local authorities include regional councils, territorial authorities (city and district councils), district health boards (DHBs), community boards and particular trusts. The report also covers local authority by-elections and polls held during the 2007-2010 triennium.

Note: This file has been revised (31 October 2011) to include updated statistics relating to the 2010 DHB elections. The data in this publication has been carefully checked to ensure accuracy, but due to the volume and large number of sources involved in the data collection, there may be some errors that are beyond our control.

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Previous Local Authority Election Statistics Reports

For previous elections the Department of Internal Affairs has produced detailed reports analysing results at both the national and regional levels.