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Skipton and Ripon

Shows the general election results for Skipton and Ripon, which is a constituency in North Yorkshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 78,673 and a turnout of 74.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
23,694
Electorate
78,673
Turnout
74.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 59.5%
Lab 19.1%
LD 14.8%
Green 4.7%
The Yorkshire Party 1.9%

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 (%)
Julian Smith  Con 34,919 59.5 -3.2
Brian McDaid  Lab 11,225 19.1 -9.2
Andrew Murday  LD 8,701 14.8 14.8
Andy Brown * Green 2,748 4.7 -1.7
Jack Render * The Yorkshire Party 1,131 1.9 -0.7
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green The Yorkshire Party UKIP BNP Ind Youth Oth
2005 39.1% 38.6% 19.6% 0.0% 0.0% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
2010 50.6% 10.0% 32.4% 0.0% 0.0% 3.5% 2.6% 0.6% 0.2% 0.0%
2015 55.4% 17.4% 7.4% 5.7% 0.0% 14.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 62.7% 28.3% 0.0% 6.4% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 59.5% 19.1% 14.8% 4.7% 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
119 Skipton and Ripon 40.3%
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%
187 Skipton and Ripon 59.5%
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%
62 Skipton and Ripon 74.6%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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