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Birmingham, Erdington

Shows the general election results for Birmingham, Erdington, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 65,128 and a turnout of 53.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Jack Dromey
Majority
5,129
Electorate
65,128
Turnout
53.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Lab 45.6%
Con 30.8%
UKIP 17.4%
LD 2.8%
Green 2.7%
TUSC 0.6%

Party results and changes 2010 - 2015

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Jack Dromey  Lab 15,824 45.6 3.8
Robert Alden  Con 10,695 30.8 -1.8
Andrew Garcarz  UKIP 6,040 17.4 15.0
Ann Holtom * LD 965 2.8 -13.4
Joe Belcher * Green 948 2.7 2.7
Ted Woodley * TUSC 212 0.6 0.6
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con UKIP LD Green TUSC BNP Ind NF Christian Oth
2005 52.9% 22.9% 2.4% 15.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.0%
2010 41.8% 32.6% 2.4% 16.2% 0.0% 0.0% 5.1% 0.7% 0.6% 0.6% 0.0%
2015 45.6% 30.8% 17.4% 2.8% 2.7% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
451 Birmingham, Erdington 14.8%
650 Gower 0.1%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 50.0%
1 Liverpool, Walton 81.3%
444 Birmingham, Erdington 45.6%
650 Belfast South 24.5%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 66.2%
1 East Dunbartonshire 81.9%
641 Birmingham, Erdington 53.3%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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