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Sheffield South East

Shows the general election results for Sheffield South East, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 70,422 and a turnout of 59.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Clive Betts
Majority
12,311
Electorate
70,422
Turnout
59.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Lab 51.4%
UKIP 21.9%
Con 17.4%
LD 5.3%
Green 2.7%
CISTAP 0.5%
TUSC 0.4%
Eng Dem 0.3%

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 (%)
Clive Betts  Lab 21,439 51.4 2.7
Steve Winstone  UKIP 9,128 21.9 17.3
Matt Sleat  Con 7,242 17.4 0.0
Gail Smith  LD 2,226 5.3 -18.0
Linda Duckenfield * Green 1,117 2.7 2.7
Jen Battersby * CISTAP 207 0.5 0.5
Ian Whitehouse * TUSC 185 0.4 0.4
Matthew Roberts * Eng Dem 141 0.3 0.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab UKIP Con LD Green CISTAP TUSC Eng Dem BNP Comm Oth
2005 41.7% 2.3% 41.7% 12.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.6%
2010 48.7% 4.6% 17.4% 23.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 5.7% 0.3% 0.0%
2015 51.4% 21.9% 17.4% 5.3% 2.7% 0.5% 0.4% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
242 Sheffield South East 29.5%
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%
267 Sheffield South East 51.4%
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%
568 Sheffield South East 59.2%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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