Houghton and Sunderland South parliamentary constituency
Election on 12 Dec 2019
2017 General election results
Winner Labour Hold (29.8% majority)
MP Bridget Phillipson
Turnout 60.9% (Total electorate: 68123)
Region North East
Houghton and Sunderland South candidates for General election, 2019
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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, 2017

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Bridget Phillipson
Lab 24,665 59.5% +4.3
Paul Howell
Con 12,324 29.7% +11.3
Michael Anthony Joyce
UKI 2,379 5.7% -15.8
Paul Edgeworth
Lib 908 2.2% +0.1
Richard Peter Bradley
Gre 725 1.7% -1.1
Oth
Oth 479 1.2%
Last four MPs
2017
Bridget Phillipson
Labour
2015
Bridget Phillipson
Labour
2010
Bridget Phillipson
Labour
Demographics in Houghton and Sunderland South

Unemployment rate

5.3%
Very High
Ranked of 650

Levels of poor health

9%
Very High
Ranked of 650

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.0%
Very Low
Ranked of 650

Age

Housing

Ethnicity