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Bolton West

Shows the general election results for Bolton West, which is a constituency in North West. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 73,191 and a turnout of 67.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
8,855
Electorate
73,191
Turnout
67.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 55.3%
Lab 37.3%
LD 5.5%
Green 1.9%

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 (%)
Chris Green  Con 27,255 55.3 7.4
Julie Hilling  Lab 18,400 37.3 -8.8
Rebecca Forrest * LD 2,704 5.5 2.6
Paris Hayes * Green 939 1.9 1.9
* 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 Green UKIP Ind TUSC You Oth
2005 33.4% 45.4% 18.9% 0.0% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
2010 38.3% 38.5% 17.2% 1.1% 4.0% 0.5% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0%
2015 40.6% 39.0% 4.0% 0.0% 15.3% 0.7% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 47.9% 46.1% 2.9% 0.0% 3.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 55.3% 37.3% 5.5% 1.9% 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%
394 Bolton West 9.0%
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: 27.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 42.3%
283 Bolton West 27.6%
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%
333 Bolton West 134.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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