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Bristol South

Shows the general election results for Bristol South, which is a constituency in Avon. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 84,079 and a turnout of 65.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
9,859
Electorate
84,079
Turnout
65.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 50.5%
Con 32.7%
LD 7.7%
Green 4.9%
BXT 4.2%

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 (%)
Karin Smyth  Lab 27,895 50.5 -9.5
Richard Morgan   Con 18,036 32.7 2.0
Andrew Brown  LD 4,227 7.7 4.3
Tony Dyer  * Green 2,713 4.9 2.3
Robert de Vito Boutin * BXT 2,325 4.2 4.2
* 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 Ind TUSC BNP Eng Dem
2005 48.6% 19.6% 23.7% 5.0% 0.0% 3.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 38.4% 22.9% 28.7% 2.5% 0.0% 2.6% 0.0% 0.4% 3.6% 0.8%
2015 38.4% 24.3% 8.7% 11.5% 0.0% 16.5% 0.0% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 60.1% 30.7% 3.3% 2.6% 0.0% 3.1% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 50.5% 32.7% 7.7% 4.9% 4.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
398 Bristol South 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%
404 Bristol South 50.5%
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%
413 Bristol South 65.6%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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