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EU Referendum Results

Here you can find the results of the EU referendum held on 23 June 2016

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The UK Government held a referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union on 23 June 2016.

The Electoral Commission proposed the wording of the referendum question, which was accepted by MPs:

"Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?"

The options for voters were:

  • Remain a member of the European Union
  • Leave the European Union

 

Declaration of count totals: Craven

The total number of ballot papers counted was

35,907

The number of votes cast in favour of REMAIN was

16,930

The number of votes cast in favour of LEAVE was

18,961

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

No official mark

0

Both answers voted for

6

Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified

0

Unmarked or void for uncertainty

10

The total number of ballot papers rejected was

16

Craven referendum

These results have been certified by the Counting Officer for the Craven voting area at the referendum held on 23 June 2016 under the European Union Referendum Act 2015.

The regional results can be found by clicking here.