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Central Ayrshire

Shows the general election results for Central Ayrshire, which is a constituency in North Ayrshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 69,742 and a turnout of 66.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
5,304
Electorate
69,742
Turnout
66.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 46.2%
Con 34.8%
Lab 14.1%
LD 4.9%

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 (%)
Philippa Whitford  SNP 21,486 46.2 9.0
Derek Stillie  Con 16,182 34.8 0.4
Louise McPhater  Lab 6,583 14.1 -11.9
Emma Farthing * LD 2,283 4.9 2.6
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Con Lab LD Green SLP SSP Oth UKIP
2005 11.6% 22.1% 46.4% 16.1% 0.0% 0.0% 1.9% 1.1% 0.8%
2010 19.0% 20.4% 47.7% 11.9% 0.0% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 53.2% 17.3% 26.4% 1.8% 1.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 37.2% 34.4% 26.1% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 46.2% 34.8% 14.1% 4.9% 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%
483 Central Ayrshire 11.4%
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%
529 Central Ayrshire 46.2%
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%
361 Central Ayrshire 66.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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