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Poplar and Limehouse

Shows the general election results for Poplar and Limehouse, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 91,836 and a turnout of 66.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
28,904
Electorate
91,836
Turnout
66.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 63.1%
Con 15.9%
LD 14.4%
Green 3.5%
BXT 2.4%
Ind 0.6%

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 (%)
Apsana Begum  Lab 38,660 63.1 -4.2
Sheun Oke  Con 9,756 15.9 -4.2
Andrew Cregan  LD 8,832 14.4 7.7
Neil Jameson * Green 2,159 3.5 1.8
Catherine Cui * BXT 1,493 2.4 2.4
Andy Erlam * Ind 376 0.6 -1.9
* 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 Ind UKIP TUSC Red Flag - Anti-Corruption Respect Eng Dem Oth
2005 35.3% 24.5% 13.9% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 23.6%
2010 40.0% 27.1% 11.2% 1.0% 0.0% 0.6% 1.2% 0.0% 0.0% 17.5% 1.0% 0.0%
2015 58.5% 25.4% 4.2% 4.8% 0.0% 0.0% 6.1% 0.7% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 67.3% 20.1% 6.7% 1.7% 0.0% 2.5% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 63.1% 15.9% 14.4% 3.5% 2.4% 0.6% 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%
53 Poplar and Limehouse 47.2%
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%
109 Poplar and Limehouse 63.1%
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%
360 Poplar and Limehouse 66.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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