Romsey and Southampton North

Shows the general election results for Romsey and Southampton North, which is a constituency in Hampshire. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 66,353 and a turnout of 66.4%.


Summary of the key information for the 2005 general election.

Liberal Democrat Gain
Notional Candidate

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2005
LD 43.6%
Con 43.1%
Lab 10.9%
UKIP 2.3%

Party results

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  LD 19,217 43.6
Notional Candidate  Con 19,013 43.1
Notional Candidate  Lab 4,816 10.9
Notional Candidate * UKIP 1,025 2.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
639 Romsey and Southampton North 0.5%
650 Gillingham and Rainham 0.0%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.6%
1 Knowsley 71.8%
479 Romsey and Southampton North 43.6%
650 Ochil and South Perthshire 31.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 61.1%
1 West Dorset 76.4%
137 Romsey and Southampton North 66.4%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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