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Cardiff Central

Shows the general election results for Cardiff Central, which is a constituency in Cardiff. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 64,037 and a turnout of 65.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
17,179
Electorate
64,037
Turnout
65.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 61.2%
Con 20.1%
LD 15.1%
BXT 2.4%
Gwlad Gwlad 0.7%
Ind 0.3%
The Socialist Party of Great Britain 0.2%

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 (%)
Jo Stevens  Lab 25,605 61.2 -1.2
Meirion Jenkins  Con 8,426 20.1 0.3
Bablin Molik  LD 6,298 15.1 1.6
Gareth Pearce * BXT 1,006 2.4 2.4
Siân Caiach * Gwlad Gwlad 280 0.7 0.7
Akil Kata * Ind 119 0.3 0.3
Brian Johnson * The Socialist Party of Great Britain 88 0.2 0.2
* 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 BXT Gwlad Gwlad Ind The Socialist Party of Great Britain PC Green UKIP TUSC MRLP Oth
2005 34.3% 9.2% 49.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.5% 0.0% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1%
2010 28.8% 21.6% 41.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.0% 3.4% 1.6% 2.1% 0.4% 0.4% 0.0%
2015 40.0% 14.7% 27.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.0% 5.0% 6.4% 6.5% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 62.4% 19.8% 13.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 1.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 61.2% 20.1% 15.1% 2.4% 0.7% 0.3% 0.2% 0.0% 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%
107 Cardiff Central 41.1%
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%
145 Cardiff Central 61.2%
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%
428 Cardiff Central 65.3%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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