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Sunderland Central

Shows the general election results for Sunderland Central, which is a constituency in North East. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 72,680 and a turnout of 59.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
2,964
Electorate
72,680
Turnout
59.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 42.2%
Con 35.4%
BXT 11.6%
LD 7.0%
Green 2.8%
Ind 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 (%)
Julie Elliott  Lab 18,336 42.2 -13.4
Tom D'Silva  Con 15,372 35.4 2.0
Viral Parikh  BXT 5,047 11.6 11.6
Niall Hodson  LD 3,025 7.0 3.0
Rachel Featherstone * Green 1,212 2.8 1.2
Dale McKenzie * Ind 484 1.1 0.4
* 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 BXT LD Green Ind UKIP BNP Oth
2005 50.0% 24.5% 0.0% 16.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 8.6%
2010 45.9% 30.1% 0.0% 16.9% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6% 4.5% 0.0%
2015 50.2% 23.4% 0.0% 2.6% 4.1% 0.5% 19.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 55.5% 33.4% 0.0% 3.9% 1.6% 0.7% 4.9% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 42.2% 35.4% 11.6% 7.0% 2.8% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.4%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
564 Sunderland Central 6.8%
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: 54.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 84.7%
613 Sunderland Central 42.2%
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%
572 Sunderland Central 59.8%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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