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Neath

Shows the general election results for Neath, which is a constituency in Neath Port Talbot. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 56,419 and a turnout of 65.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
5,637
Electorate
56,419
Turnout
65.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 43.3%
Con 28.0%
PC 12.2%
BXT 8.7%
LD 4.0%
Green 2.0%
Ind 1.6%
SDP 0.2%

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 (%)
Christina Rees  Lab 15,920 43.3 -13.4
Jon Burns  Con 10,283 28.0 4.3
Daniel Williams  PC 4,495 12.2 -1.7
Simon Briscoe  BXT 3,184 8.7 8.7
Adrian Kingston-Jones * LD 1,485 4.0 2.1
Megan Lloyd * Green 728 2.0 2.0
Philip Rogers * Ind 594 1.6 1.6
Carl Williams * SDP 67 0.2 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 PC BXT LD Green Ind SDP UKIP BNP Oth
2005 52.6% 11.5% 17.1% 0.0% 14.3% 1.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.7%
2010 46.3% 13.1% 19.9% 0.0% 14.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.2% 3.6% 0.0%
2015 43.8% 15.3% 18.1% 0.0% 3.2% 3.2% 0.0% 0.0% 16.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 56.7% 23.7% 13.9% 0.0% 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.7% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 43.3% 28.0% 12.2% 8.7% 4.0% 2.0% 1.6% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
433 Neath 15.3%
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%
595 Neath 43.3%
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%
432 Neath 65.1%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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