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Scarborough and Whitby

Shows the general election results for Scarborough and Whitby, which is a constituency in North Yorkshire. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 73,599 and a turnout of 68.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Robert Goodwill
Majority
3,435
Electorate
73,599
Turnout
68.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 48.4%
Lab 41.6%
UKIP 3.3%
LD 2.7%
Green 1.8%
Ind 1.3%
The Yorkshire Party 0.7%
Ind 0.2%

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 (%)
Robert Goodwill  Con 24,401 48.4 5.2
Eric Broadbent  Lab 20,966 41.6 11.4
Sam Cross * UKIP 1,682 3.3 -13.8
Robert Lockwood * LD 1,354 2.7 -1.8
David Malone * Green 915 1.8 -2.8
John Freeman * Ind 680 1.3 1.3
Bill Black * The Yorkshire Party 369 0.7 0.7
Gordon Johnson * Ind 82 0.2 0.2
* 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 The Yorkshire Party Ind Green Soc BNP Oth
2005 51.4% 21.2% 3.0% 22.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.2%
2010 42.8% 26.3% 3.0% 22.5% 1.5% 0.7% 0.0% 0.7% 0.2% 2.9% 0.0%
2015 43.2% 30.2% 17.1% 4.5% 4.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 48.4% 41.6% 3.3% 2.7% 1.8% 1.3% 0.7% 1.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%