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York Central

Shows the general election results for York Central, which is a constituency in North Yorkshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 74,899 and a turnout of 66.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
13,545
Electorate
74,899
Turnout
66.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 55.2%
Con 27.8%
LD 8.4%
Green 4.3%
BXT 3.0%
The Yorkshire Party 1.1%
SDP 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 (%)
Rachael Maskell  Lab 27,312 55.2 -10.0
Fabia Tate  Con 13,767 27.8 -2.4
James Blanchard  LD 4,149 8.4 3.7
Tom Franklin * Green 2,107 4.3 4.3
Nicholas Szkiler * BXT 1,479 3.0 3.0
Andrew Snedden * The Yorkshire Party 557 1.1 1.1
Andrew Dunn * SDP 134 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 Lab Con LD Green BXT The Yorkshire Party SDP UKIP Yorkshire First TUSC BNP MRLP Oth
2005 48.8% 22.9% 20.1% 5.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
2010 40.0% 26.1% 25.2% 3.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5% 0.3% 0.0%
2015 42.4% 28.3% 8.0% 10.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 10.1% 0.6% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 65.2% 30.2% 4.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 55.2% 27.8% 8.4% 4.3% 3.0% 1.1% 0.3% 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%
278 York Central 27.4%
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%
290 York Central 55.2%
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%
387 York Central 66.1%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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