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St Ives

Shows the general election results for St Ives, which is a constituency in Cornwall. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 67,145 and a turnout of 76.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Derek Thomas
Majority
312
Electorate
67,145
Turnout
76.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 43.2%
LD 42.6%
Lab 14.2%

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 (%)
Derek Thomas  Con 22,120 43.2 4.9
Andrew George  LD 21,808 42.6 9.4
Christopher Drew  Lab 7,298 14.2 4.9

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP Green Mebyon Ker Corn Dem Oth
2005 14.2% 11.8% 59.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.5%
2010 39.0% 42.7% 8.2% 5.6% 2.8% 0.8% 0.9% 0.0%
2015 38.3% 33.2% 9.3% 11.8% 6.3% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 43.2% 42.6% 14.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
629 St Ives 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%
586 St Ives 43.2%
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%
32 St Ives 76.3%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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