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Solihull

Shows the general election results for Solihull, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 77,789 and a turnout of 73%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Julian Knight
Majority
20,571
Electorate
77,789
Turnout
73%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 58.1%
Lab 21.9%
LD 15.7%
UKIP 2.3%
Green 2.0%

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 (%)
Julian Knight  Con 32,985 58.1 8.9
Nigel Knowles  Lab 12,414 21.9 11.5
Ade Adeyemo  LD 8,901 15.7 -10.0
Andrew Garcarz * UKIP 1,291 2.3 -9.3
Max McLoughlin * Green 1,157 2.0 -0.9
* 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 LD UKIP Green Independence from Europe The Democratic Party BNP SMRA
2005 38.8% 44.3% 14.7% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 42.6% 8.9% 42.9% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.9% 0.6%
2015 49.2% 10.4% 25.7% 11.6% 3.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 58.1% 21.9% 15.7% 2.3% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%