Mayoral election results 2017

Results of Thursday 4 May 2017 election.

Candidates

Party

First Preference Votes

Second Preference Votes

JABBOUR
George
The Conservative Party Candidate   13,575  
JONES
Ros 
Labour Party  32,631  ELECTED  
TODD
Eddie 
   5,344  
WHITMORE
Brian Alfred 
UK Independence Party (UKIP)  7,764  
WHITWOOD 
Chris
The Yorkshire Party  3,235  
WILLIAMS
Steve
Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition  1,531  

The number of ballot papers rejected on first preference votes was as follows:

A  want of official mark  0
B  giving more than one candidate a first preference vote  519
C  writing or mark by which the voter could be identified  15
D  unmarked or void for uncertainty as to the first preference vote  490
Total  1024

 

Statement of Verification

The eligible electorate for this election was 221,789

The number of verified votes is 65,104

Of which:

The number of postal votes issued was 60,067

The number of postal votes returned was 36,087 

Making the percentage of postal votes returned  60.08%

Making the overall percentage turnout  29.35%

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Last updated: 06 October 2017 13:04:56