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North Yorkshire

Shows the general election results for North Yorkshire, which is a county in Yorkshire and The Humber. It is comprised of 8 constituencies (showhide). In 2017 it had a total electorate of 617,626 and a turnout of 72%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

Electorate
617,626
Turnout
72%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 54.1%
Lab 34.1%
LD 7.3%
Green 1.9%
UKIP 1.1%
Others 1.5%

Party results and changes 2015 - 2017

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Party Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others Total
Seats won 7 1 0 0 0 0 8
Change 0 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 241 152 33 9 5 7 445
% vote 54.1% 34.1% 7.3% 1.9% 1.1% 1.5% 100.0%
Change +5.6% +11.9% -1.8% -3.2% -12.1% -0.4% 0%
Candidates 8 8 7 5 3 8 39
Deposits lost 0 0 3 4 3 8 18

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 37.3% 27.6% 30.4% 1.3% 1.9% 1.5%
2010 46.8% 19.0% 27.8% 1.0% 2.7% 2.7%
2015 48.5% 22.2% 9.2% 5.1% 13.2% 1.9%
2017 54.1% 34.1% 7.3% 1.9% 1.1% 1.5%

Seats won by party 2005 - 2017

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 3 2 3 0 0 0
2010 7 1 0 0 0 0
2015 7 1 0 0 0 0
2017 7 1 0 0 0 0

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 27.9%
1 Richmond (Yorks) 40.5%
2 York Central 35.0%
3 Skipton and Ripon 34.4%
4 Thirsk and Malton 34.0%
5 Harrogate and Knaresborough 32.0%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Most marginal seats by majority (%) Average: 27.9%
1 Scarborough and Whitby 6.8%
2 York Outer 14.4%
3 Selby and Ainsty 24.6%
4 Harrogate and Knaresborough 32.0%
5 Thirsk and Malton 34.0%

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: 58.3%
1 York Central 65.2%
2 Richmond (Yorks) 63.9%
3 Skipton and Ripon 62.7%
4 Thirsk and Malton 60.0%
5 Selby and Ainsty 58.7%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Lowest winning vote share % Average: 58.3%
1 Scarborough and Whitby 48.4%
2 York Outer 51.1%
3 Harrogate and Knaresborough 55.5%
4 Selby and Ainsty 58.7%
5 Thirsk and Malton 60.0%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 72.0%
1 York Outer 75.7%
2 Skipton and Ripon 74.4%
3 Selby and Ainsty 73.9%
4 Harrogate and Knaresborough 73.4%
5 Thirsk and Malton 71.1%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 72.0%
1 Scarborough and Whitby 68.5%
2 York Central 68.7%
3 Richmond (Yorks) 70.5%
4 Thirsk and Malton 71.1%
5 Harrogate and Knaresborough 73.4%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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