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Birmingham, Yardley

Shows the general election results for Birmingham, Yardley, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 74,704 and a turnout of 57.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
10,659
Electorate
74,704
Turnout
57.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 54.8%
Con 29.8%
LD 8.8%
BXT 5.3%
Green 1.4%

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 (%)
Jess Phillips  Lab 23,379 54.8 -2.3
Vincent Garrington  Con 12,720 29.8 10.0
Roger Harmer * LD 3,754 8.8 -9.1
Mary Ann McKenna * BXT 2,246 5.3 5.3
Christopher Garghan * Green 579 1.4 0.7
* 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 BXT Green UKIP Ind Respect TUSC SDP BNP NF Oth
2005 34.7% 10.6% 42.0% 0.0% 0.5% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 10.5%
2010 32.2% 19.2% 39.6% 0.0% 0.0% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 5.3% 0.9% 0.0%
2015 41.6% 14.0% 25.6% 0.0% 1.7% 16.1% 0.0% 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 57.1% 19.8% 17.9% 0.0% 0.6% 4.3% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 54.8% 29.8% 8.8% 5.3% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
304 Birmingham, Yardley 12.5%
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%
299 Birmingham, Yardley 27.4%
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%
614 Birmingham, Yardley 114.3%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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