A referendum was held on Thursday 5 May 2011 to decide on the question below:
At present, the UK uses the 'first past the post' system to elect MPs to the House of Commons. Should the 'alternative vote' system be used instead?
Ballot Papers Issued: 84,490
Rejected ballot papers: 824
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Further details and a breakdown of all voting areas in the West Midlands is available from The Electoral Commission website.
Results from across the UK are available from The Electoral Commission's website.