Please note the chart and table numbering displayed here follows that of Irish Voters Decide as published in 1995.  Sources for all data used in the charts and tables are provided at the links below:

  • Figure 9.1: 1983 abortion referendum – percentage ‘No’
  • Figure 9.2: 1983 abortion referendum – percentage ‘No’ in Dublin
  • Figure 9.3: 1986 divorce referendum – percentage ‘Yes’
  • Figure 9.4: 1986 divorce referendum – percentage ‘Yes’ in Dublin
  • Table 9.1: Referendum results
  • Table 9.2: Aggregate data analysis of voting on EU treaty changes
  • Table 9.3: Aggregate data analysis of voting in abortion and divorce referendums
  • Table 9.4: Aggregate data analysis of types of voting (conservative / pragmatist / liberal) in 1992 abortion referendums
  • Table 9.5: Aggregate data analysis of Fianna Fáil support, socio-demographic and liberal-conservative variables, November 1982 and 1992
  • Table 9.6: Aggregate data analysis of Fine Gael support, socio-demographic and liberal-conservative variables, 1992
  • Table 9.7: Aggregate data analysis of Workers’ Party / Democratic Left support, socio-demographic and liberal-conservative variables, 1982-89
  • Table 9.8: Aggregate data analysis of left-wing (Labour / Workers’ Party / Democratic Left / Kemmy) support, socio-demographic and liberal-conservative variables, 1982-92
  • Table 9.9: Aggregate data analysis of level of turnout in referendums
  • Table 9.10: Aggregate data analysis of abstention in referendums