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Don Valley

Shows the general election results for Don Valley, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 71,299 and a turnout of 59.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Caroline Flint
Majority
8,885
Electorate
71,299
Turnout
59.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Lab 46.2%
Con 25.3%
UKIP 23.5%
LD 3.5%
TUSC 1.0%
Eng Dem 0.6%

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 (%)
Caroline Flint  Lab 19,621 46.2 8.2
Carl Jackson  Con 10,736 25.3 -4.4
Guy Aston  UKIP 9,963 23.5 19.1
Rene Paterson * LD 1,487 3.5 -13.6
Steve Williams * TUSC 437 1.0 1.0
Louise Dutton * Eng Dem 242 0.6 -3.5
* 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 UKIP LD TUSC Eng Dem BNP Ind
2005 56.5% 27.0% 0.0% 16.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 37.9% 29.7% 4.4% 17.1% 0.0% 4.0% 4.9% 2.0%
2015 46.2% 25.3% 23.5% 3.5% 1.0% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
373 Don Valley 20.9%
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%
431 Don Valley 46.2%
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%
560 Don Valley 59.6%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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