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Lewisham West and Penge

Shows the general election results for Lewisham West and Penge, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 74,617 and a turnout of 69.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
21,543
Electorate
74,617
Turnout
69.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 61.2%
Con 19.8%
LD 12.0%
Green 4.6%
BXT 2.0%
CPA 0.4%

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 (%)
Ellie Reeves  Lab 31,860 61.2 -5.4
Aisha Cuthbert  Con 10,317 19.8 -3.2
Alex Feakes  LD 6,260 12.0 5.8
James Braun * Green 2,390 4.6 2.4
Teixeira Hambro * BXT 1,060 2.0 2.0
Katherine Hortense * CPA 213 0.4 -0.2
* 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 LD Green BXT CPA UKIP Populist Party TUSC Ind Liberty GB
2005 46.3% 21.6% 27.1% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 41.1% 25.5% 28.1% 2.1% 0.0% 0.7% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 50.6% 24.2% 7.7% 8.5% 0.0% 0.0% 7.8% 0.0% 0.8% 0.3% 0.1%
2017 66.6% 23.0% 6.2% 2.2% 0.0% 0.6% 1.3% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 61.2% 19.8% 12.0% 4.6% 2.0% 0.4% 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%
106 Lewisham West and Penge 41.3%
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%
148 Lewisham West and Penge 61.2%
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%
226 Lewisham West and Penge 69.8%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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