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Hexham

Shows the general election results for Hexham, which is a constituency in Northumberland. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 61,324 and a turnout of 75.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
10,549
Electorate
61,324
Turnout
75.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 54.5%
Lab 31.6%
LD 10.1%
Green 3.7%

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 (%)
Guy Opperman  Con 25,152 54.5 0.4
Penny Grennan  Lab 14,603 31.6 -2.5
Stephen Howse  LD 4,672 10.1 3.0
Nick Morphet * Green 1,723 3.7 1.0
* 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 UKIP Ind BNP Oth
2005 42.4% 30.4% 25.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.6%
2010 43.2% 19.0% 29.9% 0.0% 0.0% 4.5% 2.8% 0.0%
2015 52.7% 24.9% 6.8% 5.6% 9.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 54.1% 34.1% 7.1% 2.7% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 54.5% 31.6% 10.1% 3.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
334 Hexham 11.4%
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%
302 Hexham 27.3%
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%
45 Hexham 150.5%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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