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Islington North

Shows the general election results for Islington North, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 73,326 and a turnout of 67.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Jeremy Corbyn
Majority
21,194
Electorate
73,326
Turnout
67.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Lab 60.2%
Con 17.2%
Green 10.2%
LD 8.1%
UKIP 4.0%
The Socialist Party of Great Britain 0.2%

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 (%)
Jeremy Corbyn  Lab 29,659 60.2 5.8
Alex Burghart  Con 8,465 17.2 3.0
Caroline Russell  Green 5,043 10.2 7.2
Julian Gregory  LD 3,984 8.1 -18.6
Greg Clough * UKIP 1,971 4.0 2.4
Bill Martin * The Socialist Party of Great Britain 112 0.2 0.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con Green LD UKIP The Socialist Party of Great Britain
2005 51.2% 11.9% 7.1% 29.9% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 54.5% 14.2% 3.0% 26.7% 1.6% 0.0%
2015 60.2% 17.2% 10.2% 8.1% 4.0% 0.2%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
54 Islington North 43.0%
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%
47 Islington North 60.2%
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%
314 Islington North 67.1%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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