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Paisley and Renfrewshire North

Shows the general election results for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, which is a constituency in Renfrewshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 72,007 and a turnout of 69%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
11,902
Electorate
72,007
Turnout
69%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 47.0%
Lab 23.0%
Con 22.6%
LD 7.4%

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 (%)
Gavin Newlands  SNP 23,353 47.0 9.6
Alison Taylor  Lab 11,451 23.0 -8.8
Julie Pirone  Con 11,217 22.6 -5.0
Ross Stalker  LD 3,661 7.4 4.2

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Lab Con LD Green CISTAP TUSC Ind SSP Oth UKIP
2005 18.8% 45.7% 13.6% 18.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.6% 1.1% 0.9%
2010 19.1% 54.0% 14.6% 10.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.3% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 50.7% 32.7% 12.3% 2.1% 1.4% 0.4% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 37.4% 31.8% 27.5% 3.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 47.0% 23.0% 22.6% 7.4% 0.0% 0.0% 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%
321 Paisley and Renfrewshire North 24.0%
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%
510 Paisley and Renfrewshire North 47.0%
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%
266 Paisley and Renfrewshire North 69.0%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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