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Lanark and Hamilton East

Shows the general election results for Lanark and Hamilton East, which is a constituency in South Lanarkshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 77,659 and a turnout of 68.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
5,187
Electorate
77,659
Turnout
68.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 41.9%
Con 32.1%
Lab 20.2%
LD 5.7%

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 (%)
Angela Crawley  SNP 22,243 41.9 9.3
Shona Haslam  Con 17,056 32.1 0.1
Andrew Hilland  Lab 10,736 20.2 -11.6
Jane Pickard  LD 3,037 5.7 3.3

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Con Lab LD UKIP Ind Oth SSP
2005 17.8% 12.8% 46.0% 18.6% 1.0% 0.0% 1.9% 1.8%
2010 21.0% 15.0% 50.0% 11.3% 1.3% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 48.8% 15.9% 30.5% 2.2% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 32.6% 32.1% 31.9% 2.4% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 41.9% 32.1% 20.2% 5.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
514 Lanark and Hamilton East 9.8%
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%
616 Lanark and Hamilton East 41.9%
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%
294 Lanark and Hamilton East 68.3%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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