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Rochdale

Shows the general election results for Rochdale, which is a constituency in North West. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 78,909 and a turnout of 60.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
9,668
Electorate
78,909
Turnout
60.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 51.6%
Con 31.2%
BXT 8.2%
LD 7.0%
Green 2.1%

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 (%)
Tony Lloyd  Lab 24,475 51.6 -6.4
Atifa Shah  Con 14,807 31.2 2.8
Chris Green  BXT 3,867 8.2 8.2
Andy Kelly  LD 3,312 7.0 -1.1
Sarah Croke * Green 986 2.1 2.1
* 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 BXT LD Green UKIP Ind Greater Manchester Homeless Voice Rochdale First Party NF IZB Oth
2005 40.9% 10.5% 0.0% 40.5% 1.0% 1.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 5.8%
2010 36.4% 18.1% 0.0% 34.4% 0.0% 4.4% 0.7% 0.0% 0.0% 4.9% 1.2% 0.0%
2015 46.1% 17.0% 0.0% 10.3% 3.0% 18.8% 0.0% 0.0% 3.4% 1.0% 0.4% 0.0%
2017 58.0% 28.4% 0.0% 8.0% 0.0% 3.3% 1.8% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 51.6% 31.2% 8.2% 7.0% 2.1% 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%
363 Rochdale 20.4%
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%
380 Rochdale 51.6%
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%
565 Rochdale 60.1%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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