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South East Cornwall

Shows the general election results for South East Cornwall, which is a constituency in Cornwall. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 71,825 and a turnout of 74.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
20,971
Electorate
71,825
Turnout
74.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 59.3%
Lab 20.2%
LD 16.1%
Green 2.8%
Lib 1.6%

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 (%)
Sheryll Murray  Con 31,807 59.3 3.9
Gareth Derrick  Lab 10,836 20.2 -2.4
Colin Martin  LD 8,650 16.1 -3.3
Martha Green * Green 1,493 2.8 0.3
Jay Latham * Lib 869 1.6 1.6
* 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 Lib UKIP Mebyon Ker Ind Oth
2005 35.0% 10.5% 46.8% 0.0% 0.0% 5.1% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6%
2010 45.1% 7.1% 38.6% 1.7% 0.0% 6.2% 1.3% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 50.5% 9.3% 16.9% 5.4% 0.0% 15.2% 2.0% 0.7% 0.0%
2017 55.4% 22.6% 19.4% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 59.3% 20.2% 16.1% 2.8% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
134 South East Cornwall 39.1%
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%
189 South East Cornwall 59.3%
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%
58 South East Cornwall 74.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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