Skip to main content
Menu

Gordon

Shows the general election results for Gordon, which is a constituency in Aberdeen City. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 79,629 and a turnout of 70.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Gain
Majority
819
Electorate
79,629
Turnout
70.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 42.7%
Con 41.3%
LD 10.6%
Lab 5.5%

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 (%)
Richard Thomson  SNP 23,885 42.7 6.9
Colin Clark  Con 23,066 41.3 0.5
James Oates  LD 5,913 10.6 -1.0
Heather Herbert * Lab 3,052 5.5 -6.4
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Con LD Lab UKIP Green BNP SSP
2005 16.0% 17.6% 45.0% 20.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.1%
2010 22.2% 18.7% 36.0% 20.1% 0.0% 1.5% 1.4% 0.0%
2015 47.7% 11.7% 32.7% 5.9% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 35.9% 40.7% 11.6% 11.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 42.7% 41.3% 10.6% 5.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
629 Gordon 0.7%
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.

View full list
Highest winning vote share % Average: 27.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 42.3%
603 Gordon 21.4%
650 South Down 16.2%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

View full list
Highest % turnout Average: 134.6%
1 East Dunbartonshire 160.5%
209 Gordon 140.4%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

View full list