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Battersea

Shows the general election results for Battersea, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 79,350 and a turnout of 75.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
5,668
Electorate
79,350
Turnout
75.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 45.5%
Con 36.1%
LD 15.3%
Green 2.5%
BXT 0.6%

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 (%)
Marsha De Cordova  Lab 27,290 45.5 -0.4
Kim Caddy  Con 21,622 36.1 -5.5
Mark Gitsham  LD 9,150 15.3 7.3
Lois Davis * Green 1,529 2.5 1.0
Jake Thomas * BXT 386 0.6 0.6
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Green BXT Ind UKIP The Socialist Party of Great Britain
2005 40.7% 39.9% 14.5% 4.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.0%
2010 35.1% 47.3% 14.7% 1.1% 0.0% 0.3% 1.0% 0.0%
2015 36.8% 52.4% 4.4% 3.3% 0.0% 0.0% 3.1% 0.0%
2017 45.9% 41.5% 8.0% 1.6% 0.0% 2.2% 0.6% 0.1%
2019 45.5% 36.1% 15.3% 2.5% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
524 Battersea 9.5%
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%
542 Battersea 45.5%
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%
39 Battersea 75.6%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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