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North Shropshire

Shows the general election results for North Shropshire, which is a constituency in Shropshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 83,258 and a turnout of 67.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
22,949
Electorate
83,258
Turnout
67.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 62.7%
Lab 22.1%
LD 10.0%
Green 3.2%
Shropshire Party 2.0%

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 (%)
Owen Paterson  Con 35,444 62.7 2.2
Graeme Currie  Lab 12,495 22.1 -9.0
Helen Morgan  LD 5,643 10.0 4.7
John Adams * Green 1,790 3.2 0.1
Robert Jones * Shropshire Party 1,141 2.0 2.0
* 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 Shropshire Party UKIP BNP Oth
2005 39.7% 15.6% 39.4% 0.0% 0.0% 1.9% 0.0% 3.5%
2010 51.5% 18.1% 20.9% 1.6% 0.0% 4.7% 3.2% 0.0%
2015 51.4% 20.1% 6.0% 4.9% 0.0% 17.6% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 60.5% 31.1% 5.3% 3.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 62.7% 22.1% 10.0% 3.2% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
117 North Shropshire 40.6%
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%
119 North Shropshire 62.7%
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%
313 North Shropshire 67.9%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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