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Clwyd South

Shows the general election results for Clwyd South, which is a constituency in Denbighshire. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 53,729 and a turnout of 69.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Susan Elan Jones
Majority
4,356
Electorate
53,729
Turnout
69.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 50.7%
Con 39.1%
PC 6.1%
UKIP 2.1%
LD 2.0%

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 (%)
Susan Elan Jones  Lab 19,002 50.7 13.5
Simon Baynes  Con 14,646 39.1 8.7
Christopher Allen  PC 2,293 6.1 -4.2
Jeanette Bassford-Barton * UKIP 802 2.1 -13.5
Bruce Roberts * LD 731 2.0 -1.9
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con PC UKIP LD Green BNP Oth
2005 45.2% 25.4% 9.4% 2.0% 15.5% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6%
2010 38.4% 30.2% 8.7% 2.4% 17.2% 0.0% 3.2% 0.0%
2015 37.2% 30.4% 10.3% 15.6% 3.8% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 50.7% 39.1% 6.1% 2.1% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
460 Clwyd South 11.6%
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%
462 Clwyd South 50.7%
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%
290 Clwyd South 69.7%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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