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Carmarthen East and Dinefwr

Shows the general election results for Carmarthen East and Dinefwr, which is a constituency in Carmarthenshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 57,419 and a turnout of 71.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

PC
Plaid Cymru Hold
Majority
1,809
Electorate
57,419
Turnout
71.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
PC 38.9%
Con 34.5%
Lab 21.0%
BXT 5.6%

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 (%)
Jonathan Edwards  PC 15,939 38.9 -0.4
Havard Hughes  Con 14,130 34.5 8.2
Maria Carroll  Lab 8,622 21.0 -8.8
Pete Prosser  BXT 2,311 5.6 5.6

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year PC Con Lab BXT UKIP LD Green Oth
2005 45.9% 13.7% 28.3% 0.0% 1.7% 9.7% 0.0% 0.7%
2010 35.6% 22.4% 26.5% 0.0% 3.4% 12.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 38.4% 21.2% 24.2% 0.0% 11.1% 2.4% 2.8% 0.0%
2017 39.3% 26.3% 29.8% 0.0% 2.4% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 38.9% 34.5% 21.0% 5.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
588 Carmarthen East and Dinefwr 4.4%
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%
634 Carmarthen East and Dinefwr 38.9%
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%
168 Carmarthen East and Dinefwr 71.4%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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