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Knowsley

Shows the general election results for Knowsley, which is a constituency in North West. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 81,760 and a turnout of 67.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
George Howarth
Majority
42,214
Electorate
81,760
Turnout
67.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 85.3%
Con 9.3%
UKIP 2.3%
LD 2.1%
Green 0.9%

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 (%)
George Howarth  Lab 47,351 85.3 7.2
James Spencer  Con 5,137 9.3 2.6
Neil Miney * UKIP 1,285 2.3 -7.5
Carl Cashman * LD 1,189 2.1 -0.8
Steve Baines * Green 521 0.9 -1.6
* 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 UKIP LD Green BNP Oth
2005 71.8% 11.2% 0.0% 13.8% 0.0% 0.0% 3.2%
2010 70.9% 9.0% 2.6% 13.4% 0.0% 4.2% 0.0%
2015 78.1% 6.6% 9.8% 2.9% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 85.3% 9.3% 2.3% 2.1% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0%