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Banbury

Shows the general election results for Banbury, which is a constituency in Oxfordshire. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 86,420 and a turnout of 67.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Victoria Prentis
Majority
18,395
Electorate
86,420
Turnout
67.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Con 53.0%
Lab 21.3%
UKIP 13.9%
LD 5.9%
Green 4.6%
National Health Action Party 1.3%

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 (%)
Victoria Prentis  Con 30,749 53.0 0.2
Sean Woodcock  Lab 12,354 21.3 2.1
Dickie Bird  UKIP 8,050 13.9 8.9
John Howson  LD 3,440 5.9 -14.5
Ian Middleton * Green 2,686 4.6 2.9
Roseanne Edwards * National Health Action Party 729 1.3 1.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab UKIP LD Green National Health Action Party Ind Oth
2005 46.9% 28.1% 2.2% 17.5% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5%
2010 52.8% 19.2% 5.0% 20.4% 1.7% 0.0% 0.9% 0.0%
2015 53.0% 21.3% 13.9% 5.9% 4.6% 1.3% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
201 Banbury 31.7%
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%
212 Banbury 53.0%
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%
316 Banbury 67.1%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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