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Cambridge

Shows the general election results for Cambridge, which is a constituency in Cambridgeshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 79,951 and a turnout of 67.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
9,639
Electorate
79,951
Turnout
67.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 48.0%
LD 30.0%
Con 15.5%
Green 4.0%
BXT 1.9%
Ind 0.2%
SDP 0.2%
Rebooting Democracy 0.1%

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 (%)
Daniel Zeichner  Lab 25,776 48.0 -3.9
Rod Cantrill  LD 16,137 30.0 0.8
Russell Perrin  Con 8,342 15.5 -0.8
Jeremy Caddick * Green 2,164 4.0 1.8
Peter Dawe * BXT 1,041 1.9 1.9
Miles Hurley * Ind 111 0.2 0.2
Jane Robins * SDP 91 0.2 0.2
Keith Garrett * Rebooting Democracy 67 0.1 -0.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con Green BXT Ind SDP Rebooting Democracy UKIP TUSC Oth
2005 32.5% 44.8% 17.3% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.4% 0.0% 1.3%
2010 24.3% 39.1% 25.6% 7.6% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 2.4% 0.7% 0.0%
2015 36.0% 34.9% 15.7% 7.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.4% 5.2% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 51.9% 29.3% 16.3% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 48.0% 30.0% 15.5% 4.0% 1.9% 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
396 Cambridge 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%
488 Cambridge 48.0%
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%
343 Cambridge 67.2%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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