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Newcastle-under-Lyme

Shows the general election results for Newcastle-under-Lyme, which is a constituency in Staffordshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 68,211 and a turnout of 65.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Majority
7,446
Electorate
68,211
Turnout
65.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 52.5%
Lab 35.9%
LD 5.3%
BXT 4.3%
Green 2.1%

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 (%)
Aaron Bell  Con 23,485 52.5 4.4
Carl Greatbatch  Lab 16,039 35.9 -12.3
Nigel Jones  LD 2,361 5.3 1.6
Jason Cooper * BXT 1,921 4.3 4.3
Carl Johnson * Green 933 2.1 2.1
* 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 BXT Green UKIP Ind Oth
2005 25.0% 45.4% 18.9% 0.0% 2.3% 3.6% 0.0% 4.8%
2010 34.4% 38.0% 19.6% 0.0% 0.0% 8.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2015 36.9% 38.4% 4.2% 0.0% 2.9% 16.9% 0.7% 0.0%
2017 48.1% 48.2% 3.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 52.5% 35.9% 5.3% 4.3% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
416 Newcastle-under-Lyme 16.6%
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%
360 Newcastle-under-Lyme 52.5%
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%
418 Newcastle-under-Lyme 65.6%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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