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Bolsover

Shows the general election results for Bolsover, which is a constituency in Derbyshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 75,161 and a turnout of 61.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
5,299
Electorate
75,161
Turnout
61.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 47.4%
Lab 35.9%
BXT 9.0%
LD 3.8%
Green 1.7%
Ind 1.1%
Ind 1.0%

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 (%)
Mark Fletcher  Con 21,791 47.4 6.9
Dennis Skinner  Lab 16,492 35.9 -16.0
Kevin Harper  BXT 4,151 9.0 9.0
David Hancock * LD 1,759 3.8 0.9
David Kesteven * Green 758 1.7 1.7
Ross Walker * Ind 517 1.1 1.1
Natalie Hoy * Ind 470 1.0 1.0
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab BXT LD Green Ind Ind UKIP BNP
2005 17.3% 65.2% 0.0% 17.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 24.6% 50.0% 0.0% 15.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.9% 6.0%
2015 24.5% 51.2% 0.0% 3.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 21.0% 0.0%
2017 40.6% 51.9% 0.0% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.6% 0.0%
2019 47.4% 35.9% 9.0% 3.8% 1.7% 1.1% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
481 Bolsover 11.5%
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%
501 Bolsover 47.4%
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%
544 Bolsover 61.1%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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