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Colne Valley

Shows the general election results for Colne Valley, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 84,174 and a turnout of 72.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
5,103
Electorate
84,174
Turnout
72.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 48.4%
Lab 40.0%
LD 6.3%
BXT 2.1%
Green 1.8%
The Yorkshire Party 0.9%
UKIP 0.4%
Ind 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 (%)
Jason McCartney  Con 29,482 48.4 2.2
Thelma Walker  Lab 24,379 40.0 -7.7
Cahal Burke  LD 3,815 6.3 2.1
Sue Harrison * BXT 1,268 2.1 2.1
Darryl Gould * Green 1,068 1.8 0.3
Owen Aspinall * The Yorkshire Party 548 0.9 0.9
Melanie Roberts * UKIP 230 0.4 0.4
Colin Peel * Ind 102 0.2 -0.4
* 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 BXT Green The Yorkshire Party UKIP Ind Yorkshire First BNP TUSC Oth
2005 32.9% 35.4% 24.5% 0.0% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.4%
2010 37.0% 26.4% 28.2% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0% 3.4% 1.3% 0.0%
2015 44.4% 35.0% 6.0% 0.0% 3.4% 0.0% 10.1% 0.1% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 46.2% 47.7% 4.1% 0.0% 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 48.4% 40.0% 6.3% 2.1% 1.8% 0.9% 0.4% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
539 Colne Valley 8.4%
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%
470 Colne Valley 48.4%
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%
125 Colne Valley 72.3%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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