Skip to main content
Menu

South Swindon

Shows the general election results for South Swindon, which is a constituency in Wiltshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 73,118 and a turnout of 69.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
6,625
Electorate
73,118
Turnout
69.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 52.3%
Lab 39.2%
LD 8.5%

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 (%)
Robert Buckland  Con 26,536 52.3 3.9
Sarah Church  Lab 19,911 39.2 -4.3
Stan Pajak  LD 4,299 8.5 4.4

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD UKIP Green Christian Ind Oth
2005 36.9% 40.4% 17.0% 2.2% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.6%
2010 41.8% 34.3% 17.6% 4.3% 1.3% 0.4% 0.3% 0.0%
2015 46.2% 34.5% 3.7% 12.0% 3.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 48.4% 43.6% 4.1% 2.5% 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 52.3% 39.2% 8.5% 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%
460 South Swindon 13.1%
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.

View full list
Highest winning vote share % Average: 54.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 84.7%
363 South Swindon 52.3%
650 South Down 32.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

View full list
Highest % turnout Average: 67.3%
1 East Dunbartonshire 80.3%
250 South Swindon 69.4%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

View full list