Dewsbury parliamentary constituency
Election on 12 Dec 2019
2017 General election results
Winner Labour Hold (5.9% majority)
MP Paula Sherriff
Turnout 69.5% (Total electorate: 81343)
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Dewsbury candidates for General election, 2019
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EU Referendum Results
Votes for Dewsbury
Leave

57.15%

Remain

42.85%

Constituency result: Leave
Dewsbury results for General election, 2017

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Paula Sherriff
Lab 28,814 51.0% +9.2
Beth Prescott
Con 25,493 45.1% +6.0
Ednan Hussain
Lib 1,214 2.1% -1.4
Simon Cope
Gre 1,024 1.8% -0.7
Last four MPs
2017
Paula Sherriff
Labour
2015
Paula Sherriff
Labour
2010
Simon Reevell
Conservative
Demographics in Dewsbury

Unemployment rate

4.4%
High
Ranked of 650

Levels of poor health

5.7%
High
Ranked of 650

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.6%
High
Ranked of 650

Age

Housing

Ethnicity