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UK voting referendum results 2011

Referendum 5 May 2011

A referendum was held 5 May 2011 asking the public which voting system they want for parliamentary elections, asking "do you want the United Kingdom to adopt the 'alternative vote' system instead of the current 'first past the post' system for electing Members of Parliament to the House of Commons?".

Results

The results for the South Lakeland area were:

Response Number of votes
Yes 13,412
No 27,781

Full details of the 2011 UK referendum on the voting system