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Castle Point

Shows the general election results for Castle Point, which is a constituency in Essex. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 69,470 and a turnout of 64.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Rebecca Harris
Majority
18,872
Electorate
69,470
Turnout
64.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 67.3%
Lab 25.1%
UKIP 5.3%
LD 2.3%

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 (%)
Rebecca Harris  Con 30,076 67.3 16.4
Joe Cooke  Lab 11,204 25.1 11.2
David Kurten  UKIP 2,381 5.3 -25.9
Tom Holder * LD 1,049 2.3 0.6
* 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 Green Ind BNP
2005 48.3% 30.4% 7.5% 10.3% 3.5% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 44.0% 14.7% 0.0% 9.4% 0.0% 27.0% 4.9%
2015 50.9% 13.8% 31.2% 1.8% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 67.3% 25.1% 5.3% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%