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North Dorset

Shows the general election results for North Dorset, which is a constituency in Dorset. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 76,765 and a turnout of 73.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
24,301
Electorate
76,765
Turnout
73.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 63.6%
LD 20.3%
Lab 12.0%
Green 4.0%

Party results and changes 2017 - 2019

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

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Simon Hoare  Con 35,705 63.6 -1.3
David Chadwick  LD 11,404 20.3 6.8
Pat Osborne  Lab 6,737 12.0 -6.6
Ken Huggins * Green 2,261 4.0 1.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab Green UKIP MRLP
2005 46.4% 37.8% 9.6% 2.3% 3.9% 0.0%
2010 51.1% 37.0% 5.4% 1.0% 5.2% 0.4%
2015 56.6% 11.7% 9.0% 5.7% 17.1% 0.0%
2017 64.9% 13.6% 18.6% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 63.6% 20.3% 12.0% 4.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
82 North Dorset 43.3%
650 Fermanagh and South Tyrone 0.1%

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: 54.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 84.7%
92 North Dorset 63.6%
650 South Down 32.4%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 67.3%
1 East Dunbartonshire 80.3%
100 North Dorset 73.1%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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