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Fareham

Shows the general election results for Fareham, which is a constituency in Hampshire. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 78,837 and a turnout of 72.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Suella Fernandes
Majority
21,555
Electorate
78,837
Turnout
72.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 63.0%
Lab 25.2%
LD 6.8%
UKIP 2.7%
Green 2.3%

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 (%)
Suella Fernandes  Con 35,915 63.0 6.9
Matthew Randall  Lab 14,360 25.2 10.9
Matthew Winnington  LD 3,896 6.8 -2.0
Tony Blewett * UKIP 1,541 2.7 -12.7
Miles Grindey * Green 1,302 2.3 -1.6
* 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 UKIP Green Ind ED
2005 49.7% 25.6% 21.7% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 55.3% 14.2% 23.8% 4.1% 1.5% 0.0% 1.1%
2015 56.1% 14.3% 8.8% 15.4% 3.9% 1.3% 0.0%
2017 63.0% 25.2% 6.8% 2.7% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
128 Fareham 37.8%
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%
120 Fareham 63.0%
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%
167 Fareham 72.3%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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