North Dorset

North Dorset is a constituency in Dorset, in the South West of England. The seat has been held by Simon Hoare (Conservative) since May 2015.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
21,118
Electorate
73,759
Turnout
72.4%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Simon Hoare
Conservative
30,227 56.6% 5.6%
Steve Unwin
UK Independence Party
9,109 17.1% 11.9%
Hugo Mieville
Liberal Democrat
6,226 11.7% -25.3%
Kim Fendley
Labour
4,785 9.0% 3.6%
Richard Barrington
Green Party
3,038 5.7% 4.7%