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Erith and Thamesmead

Shows the general election results for Erith and Thamesmead, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 65,399 and a turnout of 63.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
3,758
Electorate
65,399
Turnout
63.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 48.0%
Con 39.0%
BXT 5.4%
LD 4.8%
Green 2.1%
CPA 0.7%

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 (%)
Abena Oppong-Asare  Lab 19,882 48.0 -9.5
Joe Robertson  Con 16,124 39.0 3.9
Tom Bright  BXT 2,246 5.4 5.4
Sam Webber * LD 1,984 4.8 3.1
Claudine Letsae * Green 876 2.1 1.0
Richard Mitchell * CPA 272 0.7 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 Con BXT LD Green CPA UKIP Ind Eng Dem BNP Oth
2005 52.6% 26.5% 0.0% 12.8% 0.0% 0.0% 3.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.3%
2010 44.9% 31.5% 0.0% 12.0% 0.8% 0.9% 2.7% 1.0% 1.1% 5.1% 0.0%
2015 49.8% 27.4% 0.0% 2.3% 2.2% 0.6% 17.3% 0.0% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 57.5% 35.0% 0.0% 1.7% 1.1% 0.5% 3.9% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 48.0% 39.0% 5.4% 4.8% 2.1% 0.7% 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%
528 Erith and Thamesmead 9.1%
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%
486 Erith and Thamesmead 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%
494 Erith and Thamesmead 63.3%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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