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South Norfolk

Shows the general election results for South Norfolk, which is a constituency in Norfolk. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 83,055 and a turnout of 73.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Richard Bacon
Majority
16,678
Electorate
83,055
Turnout
73.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 58.2%
Lab 30.9%
LD 8.3%
Green 2.5%

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 (%)
Richard Bacon  Con 35,580 58.2 4.0
Danielle Glavin  Lab 18,902 30.9 12.5
Christopher Brown  LD 5,074 8.3 0.1
Catherine Rowett * Green 1,555 2.5 -2.9
* 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 Green UKIP BNP
2005 44.2% 22.2% 30.8% 0.0% 2.8% 0.0%
2010 49.3% 13.2% 29.4% 1.8% 4.2% 2.0%
2015 54.3% 18.4% 8.2% 5.4% 13.7% 0.0%
2017 58.2% 30.9% 8.3% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
280 South Norfolk 27.3%
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%
259 South Norfolk 58.2%
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%
100 South Norfolk 73.6%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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