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Wolverhampton South West

Shows the general election results for Wolverhampton South West, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 60,534 and a turnout of 68%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
1,661
Electorate
60,534
Turnout
68%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 48.3%
Lab 44.3%
LD 5.0%
BXT 2.5%

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 (%)
Stuart Anderson  Con 19,864 48.3 4.1
Eleanor Smith  Lab 18,203 44.3 -5.1
Bart Ricketts * LD 2,041 5.0 3.1
Leo Grandison * BXT 1,028 2.5 2.5
* 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 BXT UKIP Green Ind EPA Oth
2005 38.1% 43.4% 13.5% 0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5%
2010 40.7% 39.0% 16.0% 0.0% 3.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 0.0%
2015 41.2% 43.2% 2.1% 0.0% 10.7% 2.6% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 44.2% 49.4% 1.9% 0.0% 2.4% 1.4% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 48.3% 44.3% 5.0% 2.5% 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%
596 Wolverhampton South West 4.0%
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%
474 Wolverhampton South West 48.3%
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%
309 Wolverhampton South West 68.0%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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