South Dorset parliamentary constituency
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2015 General election results
Winner Conservative Hold (24.7% majority)
MP Richard Drax
Seat type Con-Lab Safe seat
Turnout 67.9% (Total electorate: 71534)
Region South West
South Dorset results for General election, 2015

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Richard Drax
Con 23,756 48.9% +3.9
Simon Bowkett
Lab 11,762 24.2% -6.1
Malcolm Shakesby
UKI 7,304 15.0% +11.0
Howard Legg
Lib 2,901 6.0% -13.0
Jane Burnet
Gre 2,275 4.7% +3.5
Mervyn Stewkesbury
Ind 435 0.9%
Andy Kirkwood
Ind 164 0.3%
Last four MPs
2015
Richard Drax
Conservative
2010
Richard Drax
Conservative
Party spending in 2015
Party spending in South Dorset

Total spending £83,896 (ranked 63 of 650)

Conservative Con 34.6%
Labour Lab 21.4%
Liberal Democrats LD 4.7%
UK Independence Party UKIP 21.3%
Green Party Gre 6.0%
Scottish National Party SNP 0.0%
Plaid Cymru PC 0.0%
Other Oth 12.0%
Alliance Party AP 0.0%
Social Democratic & Labour Party SDLP 0.0%
Sinn Féin SF 0.0%
Democratic Unionist Party DUP 0.0%
Ulster Unionist Party UUP 0.0%
Demographics in South Dorset
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