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North Yorkshire

Shows the general election results for North Yorkshire, which is a county in Yorkshire and The Humber. It is comprised of 8 constituencies (showhide). In 2019 it had a total electorate of 622,548 and a turnout of 70.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

Electorate
622,548
Turnout
70.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 54.4%
Lab 25.5%
LD 14.7%
Green 2.6%
Others 2.8%

Party results and changes 2017 - 2019

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Party Con Lab LD Green Others Total
Seats won 7 1 0 0 0 8
Change 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 240 113 65 11 12 441
% vote 54.4% 25.5% 14.7% 2.6% 2.8% 100.0%
Change +0.3% -8.5% +7.4% +0.7% +1.3% 0%
Candidates 8 8 8 5 14 43
Deposits lost 0 0 0 5 14 19

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 37.3% 27.6% 30.4% 1.3% 1.9% 1.5%
2010 46.8% 19.0% 27.8% 1.0% 2.7% 2.7%
2015 48.5% 22.2% 9.2% 5.1% 13.2% 1.9%
2017 54.1% 34.1% 7.3% 1.9% 1.1% 1.5%
2019 54.4% 25.5% 14.7% 2.6% 0.0% 2.8%

Seats won by party 2005 - 2019

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 3 2 3 0 0 0
2010 7 1 0 0 0 0
2015 7 1 0 0 0 0
2017 7 1 0 0 0 0
2019 7 1 0 0 0 0

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 31.7%
1 Richmond (Yorks) 47.2%
2 Thirsk and Malton 44.5%
3 Skipton and Ripon 40.3%
4 Selby and Ainsty 35.7%
5 York Central 27.4%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Most marginal seats by majority (%) Average: 31.7%
1 Harrogate and Knaresborough 17.0%
2 York Outer 18.0%
3 Scarborough and Whitby 20.7%
4 York Central 27.4%
5 Selby and Ainsty 35.7%

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: 57.5%
1 Richmond (Yorks) 63.6%
2 Thirsk and Malton 63.0%
3 Selby and Ainsty 60.3%
4 Skipton and Ripon 59.5%
5 Scarborough and Whitby 55.5%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Lowest winning vote share % Average: 57.5%
1 York Outer 49.4%
2 Harrogate and Knaresborough 52.6%
3 York Central 55.2%
4 Scarborough and Whitby 55.5%
5 Skipton and Ripon 59.5%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 70.8%
1 Skipton and Ripon 74.6%
2 York Outer 74.1%
3 Harrogate and Knaresborough 73.1%
4 Selby and Ainsty 72.0%
5 Richmond (Yorks) 69.9%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 70.8%
1 York Central 66.1%
2 Scarborough and Whitby 66.8%
3 Thirsk and Malton 69.9%
4 Richmond (Yorks) 69.9%
5 Selby and Ainsty 72.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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