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Brighton, Kemptown

Shows the general election results for Brighton, Kemptown, which is a constituency in East Sussex. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 69,833 and a turnout of 69.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
8,061
Electorate
69,833
Turnout
69.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 51.6%
Con 35.0%
LD 6.1%
Green 4.6%
BXT 2.7%

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 (%)
Lloyd Russell-Moyle  Lab 25,033 51.6 -6.8
Joe Miller  Con 16,972 35.0 -3.3
Ben Thomas * LD 2,964 6.1 3.1
Alexandra Phillips * Green 2,237 4.6 4.6
Graham Cushway * BXT 1,327 2.7 2.7
* 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 Green BXT Ind UKIP The Socialist Party of Great Britain TUSC Oth
2005 39.0% 34.1% 16.9% 6.5% 0.0% 0.0% 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 1.6%
2010 34.9% 38.0% 18.0% 5.5% 0.0% 0.0% 3.2% 0.0% 0.5% 0.0%
2015 39.2% 40.7% 3.0% 7.0% 0.0% 0.2% 9.8% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 58.3% 38.3% 3.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 51.6% 35.0% 6.1% 4.6% 2.7% 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%
417 Brighton, Kemptown 8.3%
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: 27.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 42.3%
381 Brighton, Kemptown 25.8%
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%
246 Brighton, Kemptown 139.0%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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