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Keighley

Shows the general election results for Keighley, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 71,429 and a turnout of 72.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Gain
John Grogan
Majority
239
Electorate
71,429
Turnout
72.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 46.5%
Con 46.1%
UKIP 2.5%
LD 2.4%
Green 1.5%
Ind 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 (%)
John Grogan  Lab 24,056 46.5 8.4
Kris Hopkins  Con 23,817 46.1 1.7
Paul Latham * UKIP 1,291 2.5 -9.0
Matt Walker * LD 1,226 2.4 -0.3
Ros Brown * Green 790 1.5 -1.9
David Crabtree * Ind 534 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 Lab Con UKIP LD Green Ind BNP NF Oth
2005 44.7% 34.3% 0.0% 11.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 9.2%
2010 35.8% 41.9% 3.1% 14.8% 0.0% 0.0% 4.1% 0.3% 0.0%
2015 38.1% 44.3% 11.5% 2.7% 3.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 46.5% 46.1% 2.5% 2.4% 1.5% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
634 Keighley 0.5%
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%
557 Keighley 46.5%
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%
159 Keighley 72.4%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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