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Hampshire

Shows the general election results for Hampshire, which is a county in South East. It is comprised of 18 constituencies (showhide). In 2015 it had a total electorate of 1,321,688 and a turnout of 67.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

Electorate
1,321,688
Turnout
67.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Con 52.2%
Lab 16.9%
UKIP 14.7%
LD 11.3%
Green 4.3%
Others 0.5%

Party results and changes 2010 - 2015

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Party Con Lab UKIP LD Green Others Total
Seats won 17 1 0 0 0 0 18
Change +3 -1 0 -2 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 465 151 131 101 39 5 891
% vote 52.2% 16.9% 14.7% 11.3% 4.3% 0.5% 100.0%
Change +2.7% +2.0% +10.8% -18.4% +3.6% -0.8% 0%
Candidates 18 18 18 18 17 15 104
Deposits lost 0 0 0 2 12 15 29

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab UKIP LD Green Others
2005 43.7% 21.0% 3.1% 31.1% 0.6% 0.5%
2010 49.5% 14.9% 3.9% 29.7% 0.7% 1.3%
2015 52.2% 16.9% 14.7% 11.3% 4.3% 0.5%

Seats won by party 2005 - 2015

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Con Lab UKIP LD Green Others
2005 12 1 0 5 0 0
2010 14 2 0 2 0 0
2015 17 1 0 0 0 0

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 32.3%
1 North East Hampshire 55.4%
2 East Hampshire 48.7%
3 Meon Valley 46.2%
4 New Forest West 43.5%
5 North West Hampshire 43.4%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Most marginal seats by majority (%) Average: 32.3%
1 Southampton, Itchen 5.2%
2 Southampton, Test 8.7%
3 Portsmouth South 12.5%
4 Eastleigh 16.5%
5 Basingstoke 20.8%

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: 52.6%
1 North East Hampshire 65.9%
2 Meon Valley 61.1%
3 East Hampshire 60.7%
4 New Forest West 59.9%
5 North West Hampshire 58.1%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Lowest winning vote share % Average: 52.6%
1 Portsmouth South 34.8%
2 Southampton, Test 41.3%
3 Southampton, Itchen 41.7%
4 Eastleigh 42.3%
5 Portsmouth North 47.0%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 67.4%
1 Winchester 74.6%
2 Romsey and Southampton North 72.8%
3 East Hampshire 72.7%
4 Meon Valley 71.1%
5 Fareham 70.9%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 67.4%
1 Portsmouth South 58.5%
2 Southampton, Itchen 61.9%
3 Portsmouth North 62.1%
4 Southampton, Test 62.1%
5 Havant 63.5%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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