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Chorley

Shows the general election results for Chorley, which is a constituency in Lancashire. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 76,404 and a turnout of 72.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Lindsay Hoyle
Majority
7,512
Electorate
76,404
Turnout
72.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 55.3%
Con 41.8%
LD 2.0%
Green 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 (%)
Lindsay Hoyle  Lab 30,745 55.3 10.2
Caroline Moon  Con 23,233 41.8 5.4
Stephen Fenn * LD 1,126 2.0 -0.6
Peter Lageard * Green 530 1.0 -1.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Green UKIP Ind
2005 50.8% 34.4% 14.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 43.2% 38.0% 14.0% 0.0% 4.1% 0.7%
2015 45.1% 36.3% 2.6% 2.1% 13.5% 0.3%
2017 55.3% 41.8% 2.0% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0%