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Penistone and Stocksbridge

Shows the general election results for Penistone and Stocksbridge, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 71,293 and a turnout of 69.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Angela Smith
Majority
1,322
Electorate
71,293
Turnout
69.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 45.8%
Con 43.2%
UKIP 6.9%
LD 4.1%

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 (%)
Angela Smith  Lab 22,807 45.8 3.8
Nicola Wilson  Con 21,485 43.2 15.5
John Booker  UKIP 3,453 6.9 -16.0
Penny Baker * LD 2,042 4.1 -2.2
* 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 UKIP LD Eng Dem BNP Oth
2005 45.2% 23.7% 1.7% 24.7% 0.0% 0.0% 4.8%
2010 37.8% 31.2% 4.2% 21.1% 1.1% 4.7% 0.0%
2015 42.0% 27.7% 22.9% 6.3% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 45.8% 43.2% 6.9% 4.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%