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West Tyrone

Shows the general election results for West Tyrone, which is a constituency in Omagh. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 66,259 and a turnout of 62.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SF
Sinn Féin Hold
Majority
7,478
Electorate
66,259
Turnout
62.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SF 40.2%
DUP 22.0%
SDLP 17.8%
Alliance 9.7%
UUP 6.7%
Aontú 2.4%
Green 1.3%

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 (%)
Órfhlaith Begley  SF 16,544 40.2 -10.6
Thomas Buchanan  DUP 9,066 22.0 -4.9
Daniel McCrossan  SDLP 7,330 17.8 4.8
Stephen Donnelly  Alliance 3,979 9.7 7.4
Andy McKane  UUP 2,774 6.7 1.6
James Hope * Aontú 972 2.4 2.4
Susan Glass * Green 521 1.3 0.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SF DUP SDLP Alliance UUP Aontú Green Citizens Independent Social Thought Alliance CISTAP Con Ind UCU Oth
2005 38.9% 17.8% 9.1% 0.0% 6.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 27.4%
2010 48.4% 19.8% 14.0% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.4% 14.2% 0.0%
2015 43.5% 17.5% 16.7% 2.2% 15.9% 0.0% 2.0% 0.0% 1.4% 0.4% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 50.7% 26.9% 13.0% 2.3% 5.2% 0.0% 1.0% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 40.2% 22.0% 17.8% 9.7% 6.7% 2.4% 1.3% 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%
387 West Tyrone 18.2%
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%
625 West Tyrone 40.2%
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%
519 West Tyrone 62.2%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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