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Tamworth

Shows the general election results for Tamworth, which is a constituency in Staffordshire. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 71,572 and a turnout of 64.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Majority
19,634
Electorate
71,572
Turnout
64.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 66.3%
Lab 23.7%
LD 5.3%
Green 2.0%
UKIP 1.8%
Ind 0.9%

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 (%)
Christopher Pincher  Con 30,542 66.3 5.3
Christopher Bain  Lab 10,908 23.7 -11.1
Rob Wheway * LD 2,426 5.3 1.1
Andrew Tilley * Green 935 2.0 2.0
Robert Bilcliff * UKIP 814 1.8 1.8
John Wright * Ind 431 0.9 0.9
* 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 Green UKIP Ind Christian Oth
2005 37.1% 43.0% 14.1% 0.0% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 3.0%
2010 45.8% 32.7% 16.2% 0.0% 4.9% 0.0% 0.5% 0.0%
2015 50.0% 26.1% 3.0% 2.4% 18.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 61.0% 34.8% 4.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 66.3% 23.7% 5.3% 2.0% 1.8% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
90 Tamworth 21.3%
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%
52 Tamworth 33.2%
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%
456 Tamworth 128.7%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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