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Congleton

Shows the general election results for Congleton, which is a constituency in Cheshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 80,930 and a turnout of 70.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
18,561
Electorate
80,930
Turnout
70.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 59.0%
Lab 26.5%
LD 10.5%
Green 2.8%
Animal Welfare Party 1.1%

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 (%)
Fiona Bruce  Con 33,747 59.0 2.4
Jo Dale  Lab 15,186 26.5 -7.6
Paul Duffy  LD 6,026 10.5 5.4
Richard McCarthy * Green 1,616 2.8 1.0
Jane Smith * Animal Welfare Party 658 1.1 1.1
* 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 Animal Welfare Party UKIP Ind
2005 45.4% 27.7% 26.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 45.8% 17.2% 31.9% 0.0% 0.0% 4.2% 0.5%
2015 53.3% 20.4% 9.1% 3.7% 0.0% 13.6% 0.0%
2017 56.6% 34.2% 5.2% 1.8% 0.0% 2.3% 0.0%
2019 59.0% 26.5% 10.5% 2.8% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
224 Congleton 32.4%
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%
196 Congleton 59.0%
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%
189 Congleton 70.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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