South Dorset parliamentary constituency
Election on 12 Dec 2019
2017 General election results
Winner Conservative Hold (22.5% majority)
MP Richard Drax
Turnout 71.8% (Total electorate: 72323)
Region South West
South Dorset candidates for General election, 2019
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EU Referendum Results
Votes for South Dorset
Leave

59.45%

Remain

40.55%

Constituency result: Leave
South Dorset results for General election, 2017

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Richard Drax
Con 29,135 56.1% +7.2
Tashi Warr
Lab 17,440 33.6% +9.4
Howard Richard Legg
Lib 3,053 5.9% -0.1
Jon Orrell
Gre 2,278 4.4% -0.3
Last four MPs
2017
Richard Drax
Conservative
2015
Richard Drax
Conservative
2010
Richard Drax
Conservative
Demographics in South Dorset

Unemployment rate

3.5%
Low
Ranked of 650

Levels of poor health

5.6%
High
Ranked of 650

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.0%
Very Low
Ranked of 650

Age

Housing

Ethnicity