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East Hampshire

Shows the general election results for East Hampshire, which is a constituency in Hampshire. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 74,151 and a turnout of 74.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Damian Hinds
Majority
25,852
Electorate
74,151
Turnout
74.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 63.6%
Lab 17.0%
LD 15.2%
Green 3.2%
JACP 1.0%

Party results and changes 2015 - 2017

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

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Damian Hinds  Con 35,263 63.6 3.0
Rohit Dasgupta  Lab 9,411 17.0 6.9
Richard Robinson  LD 8,403 15.2 4.1
Richard Knight * Green 1,760 3.2 -3.0
Susan Jerrard * JACP 571 1.0 1.0
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green JACP UKIP Eng Dem
2005 47.0% 16.4% 33.9% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6% 0.0%
2010 56.8% 7.9% 30.5% 0.0% 0.6% 2.9% 1.4%
2015 60.7% 10.1% 11.1% 6.1% 0.0% 12.0% 0.0%
2017 63.6% 17.0% 15.2% 3.2% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
56 East Hampshire 46.7%
650 North East Fife 0.0%

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: 55.9%
1 Liverpool, Walton 85.7%
110 East Hampshire 63.6%
650 Ceredigion 29.2%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 68.8%
1 Twickenham 79.5%
60 East Hampshire 74.7%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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