Summary of the key information for the 2005 general election.
Liberal Democrat Gain
Share of the vote
Distribution of party votes by percentages.
|Party Name||Share of the vote: 2005|
Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.
|Candidate||Party||Votes||Vote (%)||Change (%)|
|Notional Candidate *||UKIP||1,412||3.1|
* Candidate lost their deposit
Highest and lowest 2005
|Safest seats by majority (%)||Average: 18.3%|
|424||Mid Dorset and North Poole||13.1%|
|650||Gillingham and Rainham||0.0%|
|Highest winning vote share %||Average: 47.6%|
|223||Mid Dorset and North Poole||50.0%|
|650||Ochil and South Perthshire||31.4%|
|Highest % turnout||Average: 61.1%|
|14||Mid Dorset and North Poole||72.1%|