Great Yarmouth - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Great Yarmouth constituency.

Note: Smaller parties may be omitted. The candidate with the largest vote who does not belong to one of the main parties is listed as 'Minor'. Votes listed for 'Other' are calculated by taking the votes from the main parties and 'Minor' away from the total votes cast.

NameGreat Yarmouth
RegionEast of England
1st in 2017Conservative
2nd in 2017Labour
Swing To Lose9.03%

Note: 'Swing To Lose' is the swing needed by the 2nd placed party against the 1st placed party to win the seat.

History

ElectionParty
Election 2017Conservative
Election 2015Conservative
Election 2010Conservative
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Labour
Election 2005Labour
Election 2001Labour
Election 1997Labour
Election 1992Conservative
Election 1987Conservative
Election 1983Conservative

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative23,90154.14%+11.21%
Labour15,92836.08%+6.99%
UKIP2,7676.27%-16.83%
Liberal Democrat9872.24%-0.08%
Green5631.28%-0.92%
Majority7,97318.06%-
Turnout44,14661.82%-1.89%
Electorate71,408--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-2.11%-
Conservative hold

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative19,08942.93%-0.20%
Labour12,93529.09%-4.11%
UKIP10,27023.09%+18.30%
Liberal Democrat1,0302.32%-12.06%
Green9782.20%+1.23%
Minor1670.38%N/A
Majority6,15413.84%-
Turnout44,46963.72%+2.48%
Electorate69,793--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-1.95%-
Conservative hold

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative18,57143.13%+4.96%
Labour14,29533.20%-12.36%
Liberal Democrat6,18814.37%+3.29%
UKIP2,0664.80%N/A
Minor1,4213.30%N/A
Green4160.97%N/A
Others1000.23%N/A
Majority4,2769.93%-
Turnout43,05761.23%+1.17%
Electorate70,315--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-8.66%-
Conservative gain from Labour

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour18,84945.56%-0.00%
Conservative15,79438.17%-0.00%
Liberal Democrat4,58511.08%+0.00%
Others2,1485.19%N/A
Majority3,0557.38%-
Turnout41,37660.06%-0.00%
Electorate68,886--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-0.00%-
Labour hold

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour18,85045.56%-4.84%
Conservative15,79538.17%-0.92%
Liberal Democrat4,58511.08%+2.68%
UKIP1,7594.25%+2.15%
Minor3890.94%N/A
Majority3,0557.38%-
Turnout41,37860.07%+1.68%
Electorate68,887--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-1.96%-
Labour hold

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour20,34450.40%-2.96%
Conservative15,78039.09%+3.46%
Liberal Democrat3,3928.40%-2.61%
UKIP8502.11%N/A
Majority4,56411.31%-
Turnout40,36658.39%-12.84%
Electorate69,131--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-3.21%-
Labour hold

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour26,08453.36%+15.41%
Conservative17,41635.63%-12.30%
Liberal Democrat5,38111.01%-2.57%
Majority8,66817.73%-
Turnout48,88171.23%-6.72%
Electorate68,625--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-13.86%-
Labour gain from Conservative

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative25,50547.93%-3.80%
Labour20,19637.96%+6.81%
Liberal Democrat7,22513.58%N/A
Minor2840.53%N/A
Majority5,3099.98%-
Turnout53,21077.95%+3.48%
Electorate68,263--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-5.31%-
Conservative hold

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative25,33651.73%+1.28%
Labour15,25331.14%+5.89%
SDP-Liberal Alliance8,38717.12%-7.18%
Majority10,08320.59%-
Turnout48,97674.47%+3.70%
Electorate65,770--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-2.30%-
Conservative hold

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative22,42350.45%N/A
Labour11,22325.25%N/A
SDP-Liberal Alliance10,80324.30%N/A
Majority11,20025.20%-
Turnout44,44970.77%N/A
Electorate62,809--
Swing-N/A-
Conservative win
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