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Yeovil

Shows the general election results for Yeovil, which is a constituency in Somerset. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 82,468 and a turnout of 71.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
16,181
Electorate
82,468
Turnout
71.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 58.4%
LD 31.1%
Lab 6.3%
Green 2.7%
Ind 1.2%
The Constitution and Reform Party 0.3%

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 (%)
Marcus Fysh  Con 34,588 58.4 3.9
Mick Clark  LD 18,407 31.1 1.4
Terry Ledlie  Lab 3,761 6.3 -6.1
Diane Wood * Green 1,629 2.7 1.0
Tony Capozzoli * Ind 689 1.2 -0.4
Tom Fox * The Constitution and Reform Party 186 0.3 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 Con LD Lab Green Ind The Constitution and Reform Party UKIP BNP
2005 34.1% 51.5% 10.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.8% 0.0%
2010 32.9% 55.7% 5.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.1% 2.0%
2015 42.5% 33.1% 7.1% 3.8% 0.0% 0.0% 13.4% 0.0%
2017 54.5% 29.7% 12.5% 1.8% 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 58.4% 31.1% 6.3% 2.7% 1.2% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
279 Yeovil 27.3%
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%
218 Yeovil 58.4%
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%
148 Yeovil 71.9%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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