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St Austell and Newquay

Shows the general election results for St Austell and Newquay, which is a constituency in Cornwall. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 79,930 and a turnout of 69.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
16,526
Electorate
79,930
Turnout
69.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 56.1%
Lab 26.4%
LD 10.5%
Mebyon Ker 3.0%
Green 2.9%
Lib 1.1%

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 (%)
Steve Double  Con 31,273 56.1 6.5
Felicity Owen  Lab 14,747 26.4 -2.5
Tim Styles  LD 5,861 10.5 -11.0
Dick Cole * Mebyon Ker 1,660 3.0 3.0
Collin Harker * Green 1,609 2.9 2.9
Richard Byrne * Lib 626 1.1 1.1
* 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 Mebyon Ker Green Lib UKIP BNP Oth
2005 46.4% 18.6% 26.9% 0.0% 3.4% 0.0% 4.1% 0.0% 0.5%
2010 40.0% 7.2% 42.7% 4.2% 0.0% 0.0% 3.7% 2.2% 0.0%
2015 40.2% 10.2% 24.0% 4.1% 4.6% 0.0% 16.9% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 49.5% 29.0% 21.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 56.1% 26.4% 10.5% 3.0% 2.9% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
253 St Austell and Newquay 14.8%
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%
267 St Austell and Newquay 28.0%
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%
232 St Austell and Newquay 139.6%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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