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Ipswich

Shows the general election results for Ipswich, which is a constituency in Suffolk. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 75,525 and a turnout of 65.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
5,479
Electorate
75,525
Turnout
65.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 50.3%
Lab 39.3%
LD 4.9%
BXT 2.9%
Green 2.6%

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 (%)
Tom Hunt  Con 24,952 50.3 4.6
Sandy Martin  Lab 19,473 39.3 -8.1
Adrian Hyyrylainen-Trett * LD 2,439 4.9 2.6
Nicola Thomas * BXT 1,432 2.9 2.9
Barry Broom * Green 1,283 2.6 0.9
* 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 UKIP Ind BNP Christian Oth
2005 31.1% 42.9% 21.1% 0.0% 0.0% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1%
2010 39.1% 34.7% 18.2% 0.0% 1.7% 2.9% 0.2% 2.7% 0.3% 0.0%
2015 44.8% 37.1% 2.9% 0.0% 3.6% 11.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 45.7% 47.4% 2.3% 0.0% 1.6% 2.7% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 50.3% 39.3% 4.9% 2.9% 2.6% 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%
489 Ipswich 11.1%
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%
411 Ipswich 50.3%
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%
414 Ipswich 65.6%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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