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Arundel and South Downs

Shows the general election results for Arundel and South Downs, which is a constituency in West Sussex. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 77,242 and a turnout of 73.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Nick Herbert
Majority
26,177
Electorate
77,242
Turnout
73.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Con 60.8%
UKIP 14.4%
Lab 11.2%
LD 7.2%
Green 6.4%

Party results and changes 2010 - 2015

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Nick Herbert  Con 34,331 60.8 3.0
Peter Grace  UKIP 8,154 14.4 8.8
Christopher Wellbelove  Lab 6,324 11.2 2.6
Shweta Kapadia  LD 4,062 7.2 -20.7
Isabel Thurston  Green 3,606 6.4 6.4

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con UKIP Lab LD Green Oth
2005 50.3% 5.3% 17.3% 26.5% 0.0% 0.6%
2010 57.8% 5.7% 8.6% 27.9% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 60.8% 14.4% 11.2% 7.2% 6.4% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
27 Arundel and South Downs 46.3%
650 Gower 0.1%

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: 50.0%
1 Liverpool, Walton 81.3%
40 Arundel and South Downs 60.8%
650 Belfast South 24.5%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 66.2%
1 East Dunbartonshire 81.9%
54 Arundel and South Downs 73.1%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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