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Sheffield Central

Shows the general election results for Sheffield Central, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 89,849 and a turnout of 56.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
27,273
Electorate
89,849
Turnout
56.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 66.7%
Con 13.1%
Green 9.0%
LD 6.4%
BXT 3.9%
The Yorkshire Party 0.8%
Ind 0.1%
SEP 0.1%

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 (%)
Paul Blomfield  Lab 33,968 66.7 -4.2
Janice Silvester-Hall  Con 6,695 13.1 0.2
Alison Teal  Green 4,570 9.0 0.9
Colin Ross  LD 3,237 6.4 1.2
Paul Ward * BXT 1,969 3.9 3.9
Jack Carrington * The Yorkshire Party 416 0.8 0.4
Barry James * Ind 30 0.1 0.1
Chris Marsden * SEP 28 0.1 0.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con Green LD BXT The Yorkshire Party Ind SEP UKIP Pirate SDP Comm Eng Dem The Above and Beyond Party WRP BNP Oth
2005 37.9% 38.8% 3.4% 15.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.7%
2010 41.3% 10.1% 3.8% 40.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.2% 0.0%
2015 55.0% 11.1% 15.8% 9.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 7.5% 0.3% 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 70.9% 13.0% 8.0% 5.1% 0.0% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 2.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 66.7% 13.1% 9.0% 6.4% 3.9% 0.8% 0.1% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 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%
33 Sheffield Central 53.6%
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%
46 Sheffield Central 66.7%
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%
625 Sheffield Central 56.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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