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Truro and Falmouth

Shows the general election results for Truro and Falmouth, which is a constituency in Cornwall. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 74,683 and a turnout of 75.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Sarah Newton
Majority
3,792
Electorate
74,683
Turnout
75.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 44.4%
Lab 37.7%
LD 14.9%
UKIP 1.6%
Green 1.5%

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 (%)
Sarah Newton  Con 25,123 44.4 0.3
Jayne Kirkham  Lab 21,331 37.7 22.5
Rob Nolan  LD 8,465 14.9 -1.9
Duncan Odgers * UKIP 897 1.6 -10.0
Amanda Pennington * Green 831 1.5 -7.2
* 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 LD UKIP Green Ind Mebyon Ker National Health Action Party The Principles of Politics Party Oth
2005 31.7% 19.0% 41.0% 5.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5%
2010 41.7% 9.6% 40.8% 3.9% 1.8% 0.0% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 44.0% 15.2% 16.8% 11.6% 8.7% 1.5% 1.1% 1.0% 0.1% 0.0%
2017 44.4% 37.7% 14.9% 1.6% 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%