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Epping Forest

Shows the general election results for Epping Forest, which is a constituency in Essex. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 74,304 and a turnout of 67.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
22,173
Electorate
74,304
Turnout
67.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 64.4%
Lab 20.3%
LD 10.7%
Green 3.9%
Young People's Party 0.4%
SDP 0.3%

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 (%)
Eleanor Laing  Con 32,364 64.4 2.4
Vicky Ashworth te Velde  Lab 10,191 20.3 -5.8
Jon Whitehouse  LD 5,387 10.7 5.0
Steven Neville * Green 1,975 3.9 1.5
Thomas Hall * Young People's Party 181 0.4 0.1
Jon Newham * SDP 170 0.3 0.3
* 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 Young People's Party SDP UKIP BNP Eng Dem Oth
2005 52.7% 21.4% 18.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 5.5%
2010 54.0% 14.3% 21.5% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0% 4.0% 4.3% 0.6% 0.0%
2015 54.8% 16.1% 7.0% 3.6% 0.2% 0.0% 18.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 62.0% 26.0% 5.7% 2.4% 0.2% 0.0% 3.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 64.4% 20.3% 10.7% 3.9% 0.4% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
73 Epping Forest 22.1%
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%
79 Epping Forest 32.2%
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%
321 Epping Forest 135.3%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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