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Argyll and Bute

Shows the general election results for Argyll and Bute, which is a constituency in Argyll & Bute. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 66,525 and a turnout of 72.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
4,110
Electorate
66,525
Turnout
72.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 43.8%
Con 35.2%
LD 14.2%
Lab 6.8%

Party results and changes 2017 - 2019

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

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Brendan O'Hara  SNP 21,040 43.8 7.8
Gary Mulvaney  Con 16,930 35.2 2.0
Alan Reid  LD 6,832 14.2 -4.0
Rhea Barnes  Lab 3,248 6.8 -5.8

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Con LD Lab UKIP Green Ind SJP SSP
2005 15.5% 23.5% 36.5% 22.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.0%
2010 18.9% 24.0% 31.6% 22.7% 0.0% 1.7% 0.6% 0.3% 0.0%
2015 44.3% 14.9% 27.9% 10.4% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 36.0% 33.2% 18.2% 12.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 43.8% 35.2% 14.2% 6.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
537 Argyll and Bute 8.6%
650 Fermanagh and South Tyrone 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: 54.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 84.7%
585 Argyll and Bute 43.8%
650 South Down 32.4%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 67.3%
1 East Dunbartonshire 80.3%
129 Argyll and Bute 72.2%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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