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Pendle

Shows the general election results for Pendle, which is a constituency in Lancashire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 65,292 and a turnout of 68.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
6,186
Electorate
65,292
Turnout
68.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 54.2%
Lab 40.2%
LD 3.5%
Green 1.5%
Ind 0.6%

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 (%)
Andrew Stephenson  Con 24,076 54.2 5.1
Azhar Ali  Lab 17,890 40.2 -5.9
Gordon Lishman * LD 1,548 3.5 1.4
Clare Hales * Green 678 1.5 0.4
John Richardson * Ind 268 0.6 0.6
* 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 Ind BNP UKIP CHP Oth
2005 31.8% 37.1% 23.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.8% 0.0% 6.2%
2010 38.9% 30.9% 20.2% 0.0% 0.0% 6.4% 3.3% 0.3% 0.0%
2015 47.2% 34.9% 3.3% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 12.2% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 49.0% 46.2% 2.1% 1.1% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 54.2% 40.2% 3.5% 1.5% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
451 Pendle 13.9%
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%
311 Pendle 54.2%
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%
301 Pendle 68.1%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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