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Dorset NorthParliamentary constituency
|Party||Votes||%||Net percentage change in seats|
|Simon Hoare||Votes 36,169||header_vote_share 64.9||Net percentage change in seats +8.3|
|Pat Osborne||Votes 10,392||header_vote_share 18.6||Net percentage change in seats +9.7|
|Thomas Panton||Votes 7,556||header_vote_share 13.6||Net percentage change in seats +1.9|
|John Tutton||Votes 1,607||header_vote_share 2.9||Net percentage change in seats -2.8|
Change compared with 2015
Turnout and CON majority
Labour has never been second in the Dorset North constituency.
Simon Hoare won the seat with 36,169 votes. Labour's Pat Osborne received 10,392 votes.
The Conservative candidates elected are:
- Bournemouth East - Tobias Ellwood, 25,221 votes
- Bournemouth West - Conor Burns, 23,812 votes
- Christchurch - Christopher Chope, 35,230 votes
- Dorset Mid and Poole North - Michael Tomlinson, 28,888 votes
- Dorset North - Simon Hoare, 36,169 votes
- Dorset South - Richard Drax, 29,135 votes
- Dorset West - Oliver Letwin, 33,081 votes
- Poole - Robert Syms, 28,888 votes
The 10,392 votes won by Labour in Dorset North elevated them to second, ahead of the Lib Dems on 7,556 and Greens on 1,606.
- 30,227 total votes taken.
- 56.6% share of the total vote
- +5.6% change in share of the votes
- 9,109 total votes taken.
- 17.1% share of the total vote
- +11.9% change in share of the votes
- 6,226 total votes taken.
- 11.7% share of the total vote
- -25.3% change in share of the votes
- 4,785 total votes taken.
- 9.0% share of the total vote
- +3.6% change in share of the votes
- 3,038 total votes taken.
- 5.7% share of the total vote
- +4.7% change in share of the votes
Change compared with 2010