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Lewisham, Deptford

Shows the general election results for Lewisham, Deptford, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 78,468 and a turnout of 70.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Vicky Foxcroft
Majority
34,899
Electorate
78,468
Turnout
70.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 77.0%
Con 13.7%
LD 5.3%
Green 3.0%
CPA 0.5%
Animal Welfare Party 0.4%
The Realists' Party 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 (%)
Vicky Foxcroft  Lab 42,461 77.0 16.8
Melanie McLean  Con 7,562 13.7 -1.2
Bobby Dean  LD 2,911 5.3 0.0
John Coughlin * Green 1,640 3.0 -9.5
Malcolm Martin * CPA 252 0.5 -0.2
Laura McAnea * Animal Welfare Party 225 0.4 0.4
Jane Lawrence * The Realists' Party 61 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 Lab Con LD Green CPA Animal Welfare Party The Realists' Party UKIP Lewisham People Before Profit TUSC Democratic Reform Party Ind Oth
2005 55.4% 12.7% 17.9% 10.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1%
2010 53.7% 13.5% 23.4% 6.7% 1.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 60.2% 14.9% 5.3% 12.5% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 4.2% 1.4% 0.6% 0.2% 0.1% 0.0%
2017 77.0% 13.7% 5.3% 3.0% 0.5% 0.4% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%