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Rushcliffe

Shows the general election results for Rushcliffe, which is a constituency in Nottinghamshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 77,047 and a turnout of 78.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
7,643
Electorate
77,047
Turnout
78.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 47.5%
Lab 34.9%
LD 15.9%
UKIP 1.0%
Ind 0.7%

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 (%)
Ruth Edwards  Con 28,765 47.5 -4.3
Cheryl Pidgeon  Lab 21,122 34.9 -3.2
Jason Billin  LD 9,600 15.9 11.1
Matthew Faithfull * UKIP 591 1.0 -1.6
John Kirby * Ind 427 0.7 0.7
* 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 UKIP Ind Green Oth
2005 48.0% 27.4% 17.3% 2.4% 0.0% 3.5% 1.3%
2010 51.2% 20.7% 21.7% 4.1% 0.0% 2.3% 0.0%
2015 51.4% 26.3% 5.0% 10.8% 0.0% 6.5% 0.0%
2017 51.8% 38.1% 4.7% 2.6% 0.0% 2.8% 0.0%
2019 47.5% 34.9% 15.9% 1.0% 0.7% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
463 Rushcliffe 12.6%
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%
500 Rushcliffe 47.5%
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%
3 Rushcliffe 78.5%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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