Houghton and Sunderland South parliamentary constituency
Election on 8 Jun 2017
2015 General election results
Winner Labour Hold (33.6% majority)
MP Bridget Phillipson
Seat type Lab Ultra Safe seat
Turnout 56.3% (Total electorate: 68324)
Region North East
Houghton and Sunderland South candidates for General election, 2017
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EU Referendum Results
Votes for Houghton and Sunderland South
Leave

62.43%

Remain

37.57%

Constituency result: Leave
Houghton and Sunderland South results for General election, 2015

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Bridget Phillipson
Lab 21,218 55.1% +4.8
Richard Elvin
UKI 8,280 21.5% +18.8
Stewart Hay
Con 7,105 18.5% -2.9
Alan Robinson
Gre 1,095 2.8%
Jim Murray
Lib 791 2.1% -11.8
Last four MPs
2015
Bridget Phillipson
Labour
2010
Bridget Phillipson
Labour
Party spending in 2015
Party spending in Houghton and Sunderland South

Total spending £15,706 (ranked 491 of 650)

Ulster Unionist Party UUP 0.0%
Conservative Con 8.0%
Labour Lab 55.4%
Liberal Democrats LD 0.0%
UK Independence Party UKIP 36.6%
Green Party Gre 0.0%
Scottish National Party SNP 0.0%
Plaid Cymru PC 0.0%
Other Oth 0.0%
Alliance Party AP 0.0%
Social Democratic & Labour Party SDLP 0.0%
Sinn Féin SF 0.0%
Democratic Unionist Party DUP 0.0%
Demographics in Houghton and Sunderland South
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