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East Yorkshire

Shows the general election results for East Yorkshire, which is a constituency in Humberside. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 80,923 and a turnout of 65.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
22,787
Electorate
80,923
Turnout
65.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 64.4%
Lab 21.2%
LD 8.0%
The Yorkshire Party 3.2%
Green 3.2%

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 (%)
Greg Knight  Con 33,988 64.4 6.1
Catherine Minnis  Lab 11,201 21.2 -9.2
Dale Needham  LD 4,219 8.0 4.0
Tim Norman * The Yorkshire Party 1,686 3.2 1.3
Mike Jackson * Green 1,675 3.2 1.4
* 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 The Yorkshire Party Green UKIP Yorkshire First BNP SDP
2005 45.4% 32.1% 18.9% 0.0% 0.0% 3.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 47.5% 20.3% 21.2% 0.0% 1.5% 4.2% 0.0% 3.6% 1.8%
2015 50.6% 20.7% 5.9% 0.0% 3.5% 17.9% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 58.3% 30.5% 4.0% 1.9% 1.7% 3.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 64.4% 21.2% 8.0% 3.2% 3.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
84 East Yorkshire 43.2%
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%
78 East Yorkshire 64.4%
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%
430 East Yorkshire 65.2%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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