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Pontypridd

Shows the general election results for Pontypridd, which is a constituency in Cardiff. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 60,327 and a turnout of 64.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
5,887
Electorate
60,327
Turnout
64.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 44.5%
Con 29.4%
PC 12.8%
BXT 7.5%
Ind 4.6%
Ind 0.9%
Ind 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 (%)
Alex Davies-Jones  Lab 17,381 44.5 -10.9
Sam Trask  Con 11,494 29.4 2.7
Fflur Elin  PC 4,990 12.8 2.5
Steve Bayliss  BXT 2,917 7.5 7.5
Mike Powell * Ind 1,792 4.6 4.6
Sue Prior * Ind 337 0.9 0.9
Jonathan Bishop * Ind 149 0.4 0.4
* 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 Ind Ind Ind LD UKIP Green SLP TUSC Christian Oth
2005 54.2% 11.6% 11.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 20.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
2010 38.8% 16.2% 7.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 31.2% 3.4% 1.0% 1.2% 0.0% 1.0% 0.0%
2015 41.1% 17.3% 11.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 12.9% 13.4% 2.6% 0.9% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 55.4% 26.7% 10.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.9% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 44.5% 29.4% 12.8% 7.5% 4.6% 4.6% 4.6% 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%
435 Pontypridd 15.1%
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%
574 Pontypridd 44.5%
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%
440 Pontypridd 64.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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