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Greenwich and Woolwich

Shows the general election results for Greenwich and Woolwich, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 77,190 and a turnout of 68.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Matthew Pennycook
Majority
20,714
Electorate
77,190
Turnout
68.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 64.4%
Con 25.4%
LD 7.1%
Green 3.0%

Party results and changes 2015 - 2017

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

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Matthew Pennycook  Lab 34,215 64.4 12.2
Caroline Attfield  Con 13,501 25.4 -1.2
Chris Adams  LD 3,785 7.1 1.5
Daniel Garrun * Green 1,605 3.0 -3.4
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Green UKIP TUSC BNP Christian Eng Dem Ind Oth
2005 52.5% 17.6% 19.7% 4.4% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.6%
2010 49.2% 24.5% 18.2% 2.6% 0.0% 0.6% 2.8% 1.1% 0.8% 0.2% 0.0%
2015 52.2% 26.6% 5.7% 6.4% 8.3% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 64.4% 25.4% 7.1% 3.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
115 Greenwich and Woolwich 39.0%
650 North East Fife 0.0%

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: 55.9%
1 Liverpool, Walton 85.7%
91 Greenwich and Woolwich 64.4%
650 Ceredigion 29.2%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 68.8%
1 Twickenham 79.5%
333 Greenwich and Woolwich 68.8%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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