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Twickenham

Shows the general election results for Twickenham, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 83,362 and a turnout of 79.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LD
Liberal Democrat Gain
Vince Cable
Majority
9,762
Electorate
83,362
Turnout
79.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
LD 52.8%
Con 38.0%
Lab 9.2%

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 (%)
Vince Cable  LD 34,969 52.8 14.7
Tania Mathias  Con 25,207 38.0 -3.2
Katherine Dunne  Lab 6,114 9.2 -2.3

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year LD Con Lab UKIP Green Christian Party, Proclaiming Christ's Lordship Magna Cart BNP CURE Oth
2005 51.6% 32.4% 11.4% 1.5% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
2010 54.4% 34.1% 7.7% 1.5% 1.1% 0.0% 0.1% 1.1% 0.1% 0.0%
2015 38.0% 41.3% 11.5% 4.9% 4.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 52.8% 38.0% 9.2% 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%
429 Twickenham 14.7%
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%
414 Twickenham 52.8%
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%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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