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Glasgow South West

Shows the general election results for Glasgow South West, which is a constituency in Glasgow City. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 64,575 and a turnout of 57.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
4,900
Electorate
64,575
Turnout
57.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 47.9%
Lab 34.6%
Con 11.5%
LD 3.9%
BXT 2.2%

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 (%)
Chris Stephens  SNP 17,643 47.9 7.2
Matt Kerr  Lab 12,743 34.6 -5.9
Thomas Haddow  Con 4,224 11.5 -4.2
Ben Denton-Cardew * LD 1,435 3.9 2.0
Peter Brown * BXT 802 2.2 2.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Lab Con LD BXT UKIP Green Soc TUSC BNP SSP Oth
2005 15.4% 60.2% 5.8% 11.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 5.4% 1.7%
2010 16.3% 62.5% 6.6% 9.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.9% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 57.2% 32.8% 5.0% 1.0% 0.0% 2.4% 1.2% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 40.7% 40.5% 15.6% 1.9% 0.0% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 47.9% 34.6% 11.5% 3.9% 2.2% 0.0% 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%
454 Glasgow South West 13.3%
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%
493 Glasgow South West 47.9%
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%
620 Glasgow South West 57.1%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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