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Airdrie and Shotts

Shows the general election results for Airdrie and Shotts, which is a constituency in North Lanarkshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 64,011 and a turnout of 62.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
5,201
Electorate
64,011
Turnout
62.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 45.1%
Lab 32.0%
Con 17.6%
LD 3.6%
Green 1.7%

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 (%)
Neil Gray  SNP 17,929 45.1 7.5
Helen McFarlane  Lab 12,728 32.0 -5.1
Lorraine Nolan  Con 7,011 17.6 -5.6
William Crossman * LD 1,419 3.6 1.5
Rosemary McGowan * Green 685 1.7 1.7
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Lab Con LD Green UKIP Ind SSP Oth
2005 16.5% 59.0% 9.9% 11.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1% 1.0%
2010 23.5% 58.2% 8.7% 8.1% 0.0% 0.0% 1.5% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 53.9% 34.1% 7.7% 1.5% 0.0% 2.5% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 37.6% 37.1% 23.2% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 45.1% 32.0% 17.6% 3.6% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
459 Airdrie and Shotts 6.5%
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: 27.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 42.3%
561 Airdrie and Shotts 22.5%
650 South Down 16.2%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 134.6%
1 East Dunbartonshire 160.5%
521 Airdrie and Shotts 124.3%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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