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Pudsey

Shows the general election results for Pudsey, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 72,622 and a turnout of 74.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Stuart Andrew
Majority
331
Electorate
72,622
Turnout
74.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 47.4%
Lab 46.7%
LD 3.3%
The Yorkshire Party 2.1%
Ind 0.5%

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 (%)
Stuart Andrew  Con 25,550 47.4 0.9
Ian McCargo  Lab 25,219 46.7 9.2
Allen Nixon * LD 1,761 3.3 -0.5
Bob Buxton * The Yorkshire Party 1,138 2.1 2.1
Michael Wharton * Ind 291 0.5 0.5
* 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 The Yorkshire Party Ind UKIP Green BNP
2005 33.7% 45.4% 18.2% 0.0% 0.0% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 38.5% 35.1% 20.8% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 3.2%
2015 46.4% 37.6% 3.8% 0.0% 0.0% 9.2% 3.0% 0.0%
2017 47.4% 46.7% 3.3% 2.1% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
628 Pudsey 0.6%
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%
537 Pudsey 47.4%
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%
70 Pudsey 74.3%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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