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Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale

Shows the general election results for Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale, which is a constituency in Dumfries & Galloway. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 68,330 and a turnout of 71.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
3,781
Electorate
68,330
Turnout
71.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 46.0%
SNP 38.3%
Lab 8.5%
LD 7.2%

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 (%)
David Mundell  Con 22,611 46.0 -3.4
Amanda Burgauer  SNP 18,830 38.3 8.2
Nick Chisholm * Lab 4,172 8.5 -8.1
John Ferry * LD 3,540 7.2 3.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con SNP Lab LD UKIP Green SSP
2005 36.2% 9.1% 32.3% 20.3% 1.0% 0.0% 1.2%
2010 38.0% 10.8% 28.9% 19.8% 1.4% 1.1% 0.0%
2015 39.8% 38.3% 14.8% 2.7% 2.8% 1.6% 0.0%
2017 49.4% 30.1% 16.5% 4.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 46.0% 38.3% 8.5% 7.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
549 Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale 3.8%
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%
534 Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale 23.0%
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%
140 Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale 143.9%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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