York Outer

Shows the general election results for York Outer, which is a constituency in North Yorkshire. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 71,464 and a turnout of 64.4%.


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 36.7%
Con 36.3%
Lab 27.0%

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 16,904 36.7
Notional Candidate  Con 16,701 36.3
Notional Candidate  Lab 12,425 27.0

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
641 York Outer 0.4%
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%
621 York Outer 36.7%
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%
206 York Outer 64.4%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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