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Bolton South East

Shows the general election results for Bolton South East, which is a constituency in North West. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 69,163 and a turnout of 58.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
7,598
Electorate
69,163
Turnout
58.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 53.0%
Con 34.3%
BXT 7.3%
LD 3.5%
Green 1.9%

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 (%)
Yasmin Qureshi  Lab 21,516 53.0 -7.7
Johno Lee  Con 13,918 34.3 4.6
Mark Cunningham  BXT 2,968 7.3 7.3
Kevin Walsh * LD 1,411 3.5 1.6
David Figgins * Green 791 1.9 0.7
* 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 BXT LD Green UKIP BNP CPA Oth
2005 55.7% 22.7% 0.0% 18.1% 0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 1.0%
2010 47.4% 25.6% 0.0% 15.9% 1.6% 3.9% 5.1% 0.5% 0.0%
2015 50.5% 20.3% 0.0% 2.6% 2.9% 23.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 60.7% 29.7% 0.0% 1.8% 1.3% 6.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 53.0% 34.3% 7.3% 3.5% 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
382 Bolton South East 18.7%
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%
346 Bolton South East 53.0%
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%
591 Bolton South East 58.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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