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Thurrock

Shows the general election results for Thurrock, which is a constituency in Essex. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 78,154 and a turnout of 64.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Jackie Doyle-Price
Majority
345
Electorate
78,154
Turnout
64.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 39.5%
Lab 38.8%
UKIP 20.1%
LD 1.6%

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 (%)
Jackie Doyle-Price  Con 19,880 39.5 5.8
John Kent  Lab 19,535 38.8 6.2
Tim Aker  UKIP 10,112 20.1 -11.6
Kevin McNamara * LD 798 1.6 0.3
* 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 UKIP LD CSA Ind APPL BNP CHP Oth
2005 33.2% 46.2% 3.4% 11.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.1%
2010 36.8% 36.6% 7.4% 10.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 7.9% 0.6% 0.0%
2015 33.7% 32.6% 31.7% 1.3% 0.5% 0.2% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 39.5% 38.8% 20.1% 1.6% 0.0% 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%
625 Thurrock 0.7%
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%
620 Thurrock 39.5%
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%
524 Thurrock 64.4%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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