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Thirsk and Malton

Shows the general election results for Thirsk and Malton, which is a constituency in North Yorkshire. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 78,670 and a turnout of 71.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Kevin Hollinrake
Majority
19,001
Electorate
78,670
Turnout
71.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 60.0%
Lab 26.1%
LD 6.9%
UKIP 2.7%
Green 2.0%
Lib 1.3%
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 (%)
Kevin Hollinrake  Con 33,572 60.0 7.4
Alan Avery  Lab 14,571 26.1 10.6
Dinah Keal  LD 3,859 6.9 -2.1
Toby Horton * UKIP 1,532 2.7 -12.2
Martin Brampton * Green 1,100 2.0 -2.6
John Clark * Lib 753 1.3 -0.8
Philip Tate * Ind 542 1.0 -0.4
* 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 UKIP Green Lib Ind Oth
2005 51.9% 23.4% 18.8% 3.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.9%
2010 52.9% 13.6% 23.3% 6.6% 0.0% 3.7% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 52.6% 15.4% 9.0% 14.9% 4.6% 2.2% 1.3% 0.0%
2017 60.0% 26.1% 6.9% 2.7% 2.0% 1.3% 1.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
175 Thirsk and Malton 34.0%
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%
205 Thirsk and Malton 60.0%
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%
227 Thirsk and Malton 71.1%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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