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South East Cornwall

Shows the general election results for South East Cornwall, which is a constituency in Cornwall. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 71,071 and a turnout of 71.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Sheryll Murray
Majority
16,995
Electorate
71,071
Turnout
71.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Con 50.5%
LD 16.9%
UKIP 15.2%
Lab 9.3%
Green 5.4%
Mebyon Ker 2.0%
Ind 0.7%

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 (%)
Sheryll Murray  Con 25,516 50.5 5.4
Phil Hutty  LD 8,521 16.9 -21.8
Bradley Monk  UKIP 7,698 15.2 9.0
Declan Lloyd  Lab 4,692 9.3 2.2
Martin Corney  Green 2,718 5.4 3.7
Andrew Long * Mebyon Ker 1,003 2.0 0.7
George Trubody * Ind 350 0.7 0.7
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD UKIP Lab Green Mebyon Ker Ind Oth
2005 35.0% 46.8% 5.1% 10.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6%
2010 45.1% 38.6% 6.2% 7.1% 1.7% 1.3% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 50.5% 16.9% 15.2% 9.3% 5.4% 2.0% 0.7% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
170 South East Cornwall 33.7%
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%
297 South East Cornwall 50.5%
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%
123 South East Cornwall 71.1%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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