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Worcester

Shows the general election results for Worcester, which is a constituency in Hereford & Worcester. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 73,893 and a turnout of 69.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Robin Walker
Majority
2,508
Electorate
73,893
Turnout
69.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 48.1%
Lab 43.2%
LD 3.4%
UKIP 2.6%
Green 2.4%
Ind 0.2%
Cmps 0.1%

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 (%)
Robin Walker  Con 24,731 48.1 2.8
Joy Squires  Lab 22,223 43.2 9.3
Stephen Kearney * LD 1,757 3.4 0.0
Paul Hickling * UKIP 1,354 2.6 -10.2
Louis Stephen * Green 1,211 2.4 -1.7
Alex Rugg * Ind 109 0.2 0.1
Mark Shuker * Cmps 38 0.1 0.1
* 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 Ind Cmps TUSC BNP Prte Oth
2005 35.1% 41.9% 16.3% 2.4% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.4%
2010 39.5% 33.4% 19.4% 2.8% 1.5% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 0.4% 0.0%
2015 45.3% 34.0% 3.4% 12.8% 4.1% 0.1% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 48.1% 43.2% 3.4% 2.6% 2.4% 0.2% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
556 Worcester 4.9%
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%
516 Worcester 48.1%
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%
296 Worcester 69.6%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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