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St Ives

Shows the general election results for St Ives, which is a constituency in Cornwall. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 68,795 and a turnout of 74.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
4,280
Electorate
68,795
Turnout
74.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 49.3%
LD 41.0%
Lab 6.9%
Green 1.9%
Lib 0.6%
The Common People 0.3%

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 (%)
Derek Thomas  Con 25,365 49.3 6.2
Andrew George  LD 21,085 41.0 -1.6
Alana Bates * Lab 3,553 6.9 -7.3
Ian Flindall * Green 964 1.9 1.9
Robert Smith * Lib 314 0.6 0.6
John Harris * The Common People 132 0.3 0.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab Green Lib The Common People UKIP Mebyon Ker Corn Dem Oth
2005 14.2% 11.8% 59.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 13.5%
2010 39.0% 42.7% 8.2% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 5.6% 0.8% 0.9% 0.0%
2015 38.3% 33.2% 9.3% 6.3% 0.0% 0.0% 11.8% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 43.2% 42.6% 14.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 49.3% 41.0% 6.9% 1.9% 0.6% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
540 St Ives 4.2%
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%
443 St Ives 24.7%
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%
56 St Ives 149.5%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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