23 June 2016
A referendum was held asking the following question:
Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?
The following results were declared by the Returning Officer:
|Leave the European Union||88,997||64.1||17,410,742||51.9|
|Remain a member of the European Union||49,889||35.9||16,141,241||48.1|
To order the options by their ballot paper order, number of votes received in Medway or number of votes received in the UK, click on the appropriate column heading.
Rejected Ballots (Medway)
The number of votes rejected and not counted at this election was:
|No official mark||0|
|Both answers voted for||27|
|Writing or mark which could identify the voter||9|
Results by Ward
In all of Medway's 22 council wards, Leave the European Union received more votes than Remain a member of the European Union, but the margin between Leave and Remain was narrower in some wards than in others.
|Ward||Leave %||Remain %|
|Luton and Wayfield||69.0||31.0|
|Lordswood and Capstone||67.9||32.1|
|Cuxton and Halling||64.1||35.9|
|Rochester South and Horsted||60.8||39.2|
|Hempstead and Wigmore||59.3||40.7|
To view the full results for each ward, please click on the ward name above. To order the wards by their name or the level of support each referendum option received, click on the appropriate column heading.