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Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey

Shows the general election results for Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey, which is a constituency in Highland. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 78,059 and a turnout of 70.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
10,440
Electorate
78,059
Turnout
70.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 47.9%
Con 28.8%
LD 10.7%
Lab 7.5%
Green 3.1%
BXT 2.0%

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 (%)
Drew Hendry  SNP 26,247 47.9 8.0
Fiona Fawcett  Con 15,807 28.8 -1.7
Robert Rixson  LD 5,846 10.7 -1.6
Lewis Whyte  Lab 4,123 7.5 -8.7
Ariane Burgess * Green 1,709 3.1 3.1
Les Durance * BXT 1,078 2.0 2.0
* 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 Green BXT Christian Party, Proclaiming Christ's Lordship UKIP Christian TUSC JOT Oth SSP
2005 13.5% 10.3% 40.3% 30.9% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.5% 1.0%
2010 18.7% 13.3% 40.7% 22.1% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 1.2% 1.8% 0.3% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 50.1% 5.9% 31.3% 7.5% 2.4% 0.0% 0.7% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 39.9% 30.5% 12.3% 16.2% 0.0% 0.0% 1.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 47.9% 28.8% 10.7% 7.5% 3.1% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
373 Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey 19.0%
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%
492 Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey 47.9%
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%
210 Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey 70.2%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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