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Hertsmere

Shows the general election results for Hertsmere, which is a constituency in Hertfordshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 73,971 and a turnout of 70.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
21,313
Electorate
73,971
Turnout
70.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 62.5%
Lab 21.7%
LD 12.6%
Green 3.2%

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 (%)
Oliver Dowden  Con 32,651 62.5 1.4
Holly Kal-Weiss  Lab 11,338 21.7 -6.9
Stephen Barrett  LD 6,561 12.6 7.2
John Humphries * Green 1,653 3.2 1.3
* 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 Green UKIP BNP Oth
2005 53.2% 27.2% 18.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.2%
2010 56.0% 18.8% 17.4% 1.3% 3.6% 3.0% 0.0%
2015 59.3% 22.4% 5.5% 0.0% 12.7% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 61.1% 28.7% 5.3% 1.9% 3.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 62.5% 21.7% 12.6% 3.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
114 Hertsmere 40.8%
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%
122 Hertsmere 62.5%
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%
194 Hertsmere 70.6%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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