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Derby South

Shows the general election results for Derby South, which is a constituency in Derbyshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 73,062 and a turnout of 58.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
6,019
Electorate
73,062
Turnout
58.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 51.1%
Con 36.9%
LD 6.2%
BXT 5.8%

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 (%)
Margaret Beckett  Lab 21,690 51.1 -7.3
Ed Barker  Con 15,671 36.9 3.4
Joe Naitta * LD 2,621 6.2 3.5
Timothy Prosser * BXT 2,480 5.8 5.8
* 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 UKIP Green TUSC British Independents Ind Oth
2005 53.2% 19.8% 24.2% 0.0% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.5%
2010 43.3% 28.5% 20.5% 0.0% 4.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.3% 0.0%
2015 49.0% 27.4% 4.2% 0.0% 15.5% 3.0% 0.6% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 58.3% 33.5% 2.7% 0.0% 4.4% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 51.1% 36.9% 6.2% 5.8% 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%
443 Derby South 7.1%
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%
390 Derby South 25.5%
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%
600 Derby South 116.2%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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