constituency

(redirected from Parliamentary constituencies)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal.

constituency

1. the whole body of voters who elect one representative to a legislature or all the residents represented by one deputy
2. 
a. a district that sends one representative to a legislature
b. (as modifier): constituency organization
References in periodicals archive ?
So any reduction in number of Parliamentary constituencies would automatically apply to the Assembly.
Guwahati: Three parliamentary constituencies in Assam and one of Tripura will vote in the fourth-phase of polling on April 12.
The party has also decided to open a state- level office in Sonepat district to monitor all parliamentary constituencies in Haryana.
A DEFEAT for Government plans which would have redrawn parliamentary constituencies for the 2015 general election has been welcomed as common sense by a North East MP.
The Boundary Commission for Wales has confirmed that "the total cost of the 2013 Review of Parliamentary Constituencies in Wales [up to the end of July this year] was pounds 617,231.
The federation encompasses the three Parliamentary constituencies of Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland and Redcar.
Parliamentary constituencies in England, Scotland and Wales were ranked according to the percentage of people aged 16 to 64 with no qualifications.
With the present prison population of the UK currently far exceeding the former electorate of the Universities Parliamentary Constituencies, which were abolished in 1950, perhaps it might be best if Prison Parliamentary Constituencies were set up to deal with the needs of prisoners.
Government experts announced the changes as part of a move to reduce the number of Merseyside parliamentary constituencies from 16 to 15 due to a falling population.
It has been put together by Sunderland University's Dr Simon Henig, a leading authority on parliamentary constituencies.
The Green Party will contest three of Birmingham's 11 parliamentary constituencies at the next General Election.
New Delhi, May 10 ( ANI ): Campaigning will end this evening for 41 parliamentary constituencies, spread across three states, which will go to polls on Monday in the ninth and final phase of the Lok Sabha elections.

Full browser ?