Doncaster Central

New parliamentary constituency

This constituency is new at the July general election, and replaces the previous two constituencies:

Doncaster Central

Covered approximately 97% of this new constituency’s population, and 81% of this new constituency’s area.

Don Valley

Covered approximately 8% of this new constituency’s population, and 25% of this new constituency’s area.

MP profiles

Public opinion

Would be less favourable towards the Conservative Party if they chose to weaken climate policies

63.5%

69.1% national average

Would prefer the next leader of the Conservative Party to invest in renewable energy

69%

72.3% national average

Believe the government has increased investment in renewables over the past 5 years

51.8%

52.0% national average

Believe that the government should use wind and solar farms to reduce energy bills

84%

84.3% national average

Believe that the government should continue the block on onshore wind development

24.9%

24.3% national average

Have missed a bill payment in the last six months

33.7%

31.5% national average

Have missed a credit payment in the last six months

23.6%

23.6% national average

Have not been able to afford to turn the heating on at home when they have felt cold in the past month

51.7%

37.5% national average

Loss of nature and destruction of the environment should be one of the most important concerns for the country

This area National average
Neither agree nor disagree 21.9% 18.7%
Net agree 68.1% 72.6%
Net disagree 10% 8.7%
Partly agree 38.1% 38.8%
Partly disagree 6% 5.9%
Strongly agree 30.1% 33.8%
Strongly disagree 4% 2.7%

Mental health has been impacted by the cost of living crisis

47.7%

41.5% national average

Neither support nor oppose Net Zero

30%

26.2% national average

Policies for tackling the cost of living crisis should go hand in hand with policies to tackle the climate crisis

This area National average
Neither agree nor disagree 26.8% 23.4%
Net agree 54.1% 58.9%
Net disagree 19.1% 17.6%
Somewhat agree 32.1% 34.7%
Somewhat disagree 11.1% 10.5%
Strongly agree 22.0% 24.2%
Strongly disagree 9% 7.1%

Tackling climate change should / should not be one of the Government’s biggest priorities right now

This area National average
Should be a priority 51.0% 57.5%
Should not be a priority 49.0% 42.5%

Think that Rishi Sunak and the Conservative Government do not understand the impact the cost of living crisis is having on people

68.4%

68.0% national average

Worried about having to use a foodbank in the next year

33.8%

28.7% national average

Worried about not being able to afford their mortgage or rent in the next year

47.7%

40.0% national average

Place

Country of the UK

England

Estimated child poverty

37.1%

28.1% national average

Number of onshore windfarms

0

0.7 national average

Movement

Churches that have declared a climate emergency

0

0.2 national average

Number of RSPB Reserves

0

0.3 national average

Number of Save the Children shops

1

0.2 national average

Number of Wildlife Trusts Reserves

3

  • Carr Lodge Nature Reserve
  • Parson's Carr
  • Potteric Carr nature reserve

Number of Women’s Institute groups