Opinion polling for the 1951 United Kingdom general election


In the run-up to the 1951 United Kingdom general elections, various organisations carry out opinion polling to gauge voting intention. Results of such polls are displayed in this article.

The date range for these opinion polls are from the 1950 general election until the 1951 general election.

UK opinion polling for the 1951 election
  Conservative
  Labour
  Liberal

Polling results


All data is from PollBase[1]

1951

Survey End Date Polling Organisation Con Lab Lib Lead
25 Oct 1951 General Election Results 48.0% 48.8% 2.5% 0.8%
Oct 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 49.5% 47% 3.5% 2.5%
Oct 1951 DE Polling 50% 46.5% 3.5% 3.5%
Oct 1951 Research Service Ltd/Daily Graphic 50% 43% 6.5% 7%
Oct 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 50% 46.5% 3% 3.5%
Oct 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 50% 45.5% 4.5% 4.5%
Oct 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 50.5% 44% 4.5% 6.5%
Oct 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 50.5% 43.5% 5.5% 7%
Sep 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 52% 41% 6.5% 11%
Aug 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 50.5% 38% 10.5% 12.5%
Jul 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 49% 39% 10.5% 10%
Jun 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 48% 41% 10% 7%
May 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 49% 40% 9.5% 9%
Apr 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 50.5% 38.5% 9% 12%
Mar 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 51% 36.5% 10.5% 14.5%
Feb 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 51.5% 37.5% 9.5% 14%
Jan 1951 Gallup/News Chronicle 51% 38% 10% 13%

1950

Survey End Date Polling Organisation Con Lab Lib Lead
Dec 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 43% 44% 11.5% 1%
Oct 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 42.5% 45% 10% 2.5%
Sep 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 43% 45.5% 10% 2.5%
Aug 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 44.5% 46.5% 8.5% 2%
Jul 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 42% 43.5% 11% 1.5%
Jun 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 43.5% 46% 9% 2.5%
May 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 43.5% 46.5% 9.5% 3%
Apr 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 45.5% 47% 7% 1.5%
Mar 1950 Gallup/News Chronicle 43.5% 45.5% 8.5% 2%
23 Feb 1950 1950 General Election Results 43.4% 46.1% 9.1% 2.7%

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