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Bournemouth East

Shows the general election results for Bournemouth East, which is a constituency in Dorset. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 74,125 and a turnout of 66.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
8,806
Electorate
74,125
Turnout
66.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 50.6%
Lab 32.7%
LD 11.0%
Green 4.2%
Ind 0.9%
Ind 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 (%)
Tobias Ellwood  Con 24,926 50.6 -1.3
Corrie Drew   Lab 16,120 32.7 -2.8
Philip Dunn  LD 5,418 11.0 4.5
Alasdair Keddie  * Green 2,049 4.2 1.6
Ben Aston * Ind 447 0.9 0.3
Emma Johnson * Ind 314 0.6 0.0
* 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 LD Green Ind Ind UKIP Bournemouth Independent Alliance
2005 45.3% 18.6% 31.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.9% 0.0%
2010 48.4% 13.3% 30.9% 0.0% 0.6% 0.6% 6.9% 0.0%
2015 49.2% 16.6% 8.4% 7.3% 0.0% 0.0% 16.5% 2.0%
2017 51.9% 35.6% 6.5% 2.5% 0.6% 0.6% 2.9% 0.0%
2019 50.6% 32.7% 11.0% 4.2% 0.9% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
397 Bournemouth East 17.9%
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%
401 Bournemouth East 50.6%
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%
371 Bournemouth East 66.5%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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