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Richmond Park

Shows the general election results for Richmond Park, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 80,025 and a turnout of 79.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Zac Goldsmith
Majority
45
Electorate
80,025
Turnout
79.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 45.1%
LD 45.1%
Lab 9.1%
UKIP 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 (%)
Zac Goldsmith  Con 28,588 45.1 -13.1
Sarah Olney  LD 28,543 45.1 25.8
Cate Tuitt  Lab 5,773 9.1 -3.2
Peter Jewell * UKIP 426 0.7 -3.5
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP Green CPA Ind
2005 59.3% 16.9% 20.6% 0.0% 3.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 49.7% 42.8% 5.0% 1.1% 1.0% 0.2% 0.1%
2015 58.2% 19.3% 12.3% 4.2% 6.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 45.1% 45.1% 9.1% 0.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
644 Richmond Park 0.1%
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%
571 Richmond Park 45.1%
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%
3 Richmond Park 79.1%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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