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South West Hertfordshire

Shows the general election results for South West Hertfordshire, which is a constituency in Hertfordshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 80,499 and a turnout of 76%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
14,408
Electorate
80,499
Turnout
76%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 49.6%
Ind 26.0%
Lab 11.8%
LD 10.2%
Green 2.4%

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 (%)
Gagan Mohindra  Con 30,327 49.6 -8.4
David Gauke  Ind 15,919 26.0 26.0
Ali Aklakul  Lab 7,228 11.8 -13.9
Sally Symington  LD 6,251 10.2 -1.5
Tom Pashby * Green 1,466 2.4 -0.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Ind Lab LD Green UKIP CSP BNP
2005 47.0% 0.0% 20.8% 30.0% 0.0% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 54.2% 1.5% 11.5% 27.9% 0.0% 2.6% 0.0% 2.3%
2015 56.9% 0.0% 16.3% 10.3% 4.5% 11.5% 0.4% 0.0%
2017 57.9% 0.0% 25.7% 11.7% 2.6% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 49.6% 26.0% 11.8% 10.2% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
330 South West Hertfordshire 11.8%
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: 27.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 42.3%
435 South West Hertfordshire 24.8%
650 South Down 16.2%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 134.6%
1 East Dunbartonshire 160.5%
34 South West Hertfordshire 152.0%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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