Wicklow records third highest yes vote in Divorce Referendum

County Wicklow returned the third highest percentage of votes in favour of changing the regulations on divorce in Ireland, with 85.89% of voters voting yes in the Divorce Referendum.

Wicklow only rank behind Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown and South Dublin, who had 86.7% and 86.06% respectively, in the number of people who voted yes.

In contrast, Monaghan was the county with the highest percentage of no votes, with 17.9% of the electorate voting against changing the regulations around divorce.

The final result concluded that 82.9% of the country voted in favour of changing the regulation of divorce, meaning a landslide victory for the yes campaign.

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