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Birmingham, Selly Oak

Shows the general election results for Birmingham, Selly Oak, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 82,665 and a turnout of 59.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
12,414
Electorate
82,665
Turnout
59.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 56.0%
Con 30.9%
LD 6.4%
Green 3.7%
BXT 2.9%

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 (%)
Stephen McCabe  Lab 27,714 56.0 -6.9
Hannah Campbell  Con 15,300 30.9 -1.0
David Radcliffe  LD 3,169 6.4 3.1
Joe Peacock * Green 1,848 3.7 1.9
Joseph Tawonezvi * BXT 1,436 2.9 2.9
* 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 UKIP BNP Christian
2005 46.8% 29.7% 17.3% 3.6% 0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 38.5% 31.1% 22.3% 1.4% 0.0% 2.4% 3.9% 0.3%
2015 47.7% 29.0% 5.6% 5.1% 0.0% 12.7% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 62.9% 31.9% 3.4% 1.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 56.0% 30.9% 6.4% 3.7% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
301 Birmingham, Selly Oak 25.1%
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%
269 Birmingham, Selly Oak 56.0%
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%
571 Birmingham, Selly Oak 59.8%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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