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Stirling

Shows the general election results for Stirling, which is a constituency in Stirling. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 66,415 and a turnout of 74.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Stephen Kerr
Majority
148
Electorate
66,415
Turnout
74.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 37.1%
SNP 36.8%
Lab 22.1%
LD 3.4%
WEP 0.7%

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 (%)
Stephen Kerr  Con 18,291 37.1 13.9
Steven Paterson  SNP 18,143 36.8 -8.9
Chris Kane  Lab 10,902 22.1 -3.4
Wendy Chamberlain * LD 1,683 3.4 0.7
Kirstein Rummery * WEP 337 0.7 0.7
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con SNP Lab LD WEP Green UKIP Oth SSP
2005 25.1% 12.6% 36.0% 20.7% 0.0% 3.0% 0.5% 1.1% 1.0%
2010 24.0% 17.3% 41.8% 14.5% 0.0% 1.6% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 23.1% 45.6% 25.5% 2.7% 0.0% 3.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 37.1% 36.8% 22.1% 3.4% 0.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
639 Stirling 0.3%
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%
636 Stirling 37.1%
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%
68 Stirling 74.3%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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