Our historical statistics are always for precisely defined areas, usually administrative units, not "places". We know about the following units named after Torfaen. Each has its own "home page" with much more information. Click on a tick to go directly to a particular statistical theme.

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Be careful! A unit may cover just the town or village, but it may include a big surrounding area. For example, in England and Wales rural districts — units with RD or RSD suffixes — may even exclude the places they are named after. The "Units covering this place" tab lists units whose boundaries contained Torfaen.

Election Results

Election results are available for these constituencies associated with Torfaen.

Constituencies Start Date End Date
Torfaen CCon 1983

Additional constituencies that covered Torfaen may be listed on the "Units covering this place" tab.

This website includes information on many different historical units, including census data and other statistics. The boundaries of these units covered Torfaen:

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Pont Y Pwl CP/Tntick    tick   
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Pont Y Pool PLU/RegDtickticktick  tick   
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Pont Y Pool O41area  tick tick    
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Click on a tick for direct access to that theme.

Election Results

Election results are available for these constituencies which covered Torfaen.

Constituencies Start Date End Date
Monmouthshire PCon18321884
Monmouthshire Northern PDivCon18851917
Monmouthshire Pontypool PDivCon19181948
Pontypool CCon19491982
Torfaen CCon19832009

Please note that these units are listed here because their boundaries covered the point location we hold for Torfaen. You can search for units that covered the particular location you are interested in by typing a postcode into our home page, or by using our Historic maps section, zooming in, selecting the Information option, and then clicking on your location. Units will also not be listed here if we hold no computerised boundaries for them, such as Registration sub-Districts and Sanitary Districts.