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Berkshire

Shows the general election results for Berkshire, which is a county in South East. It is comprised of 8 constituencies (showhide). In 2019 it had a total electorate of 636,158 and a turnout of 69.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

Electorate
636,158
Turnout
69.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 50.1%
Lab 26.1%
LD 19.7%
Green 3.1%
Others 1.0%

Party results and changes 2017 - 2019

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Party Con Lab LD Green Others Total
Seats won 6 2 0 0 0 8
Change 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 223 116 88 14 4 444
% vote 50.1% 26.1% 19.7% 3.1% 1.0% 100.0%
Change -3.7% -6.8% +9.4% +1.5% +0.4% 0%
Candidates 8 8 8 8 8 40
Deposits lost 0 0 0 8 8 16

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 47.1% 21.7% 26.7% 0.9% 2.5% 1.1%
2010 50.6% 18.0% 25.2% 1.3% 3.0% 2.0%
2015 54.3% 21.9% 8.9% 3.9% 10.6% 0.4%
2017 53.9% 32.8% 10.3% 1.6% 0.8% 0.5%
2019 50.1% 26.1% 19.7% 3.1% 0.0% 1.0%

Seats won by party 2005 - 2019

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 7 1 0 0 0 0
2010 7 1 0 0 0 0
2015 7 1 0 0 0 0
2017 6 2 0 0 0 0
2019 6 2 0 0 0 0

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 23.8%
1 Windsor 37.4%
2 Bracknell 36.5%
3 Maidenhead 33.4%
4 Newbury 26.7%
5 Slough 26.7%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Most marginal seats by majority (%) Average: 23.8%
1 Reading West 8.2%
2 Reading East 10.6%
3 Wokingham 11.9%
4 Slough 26.7%
5 Newbury 26.7%

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: 54.5%
1 Bracknell 58.7%
2 Windsor 58.6%
3 Maidenhead 57.7%
4 Slough 57.6%
5 Newbury 57.4%

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

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Lowest winning vote share % Average: 54.5%
1 Reading West 48.4%
2 Reading East 48.5%
3 Wokingham 49.6%
4 Newbury 57.4%
5 Slough 57.6%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 69.8%
1 Wokingham 73.8%
2 Maidenhead 73.7%
3 Reading East 72.5%
4 Newbury 71.9%
5 Windsor 71.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 69.8%
1 Slough 58.8%
2 Reading West 68.0%
3 Bracknell 68.8%
4 Windsor 71.6%
5 Newbury 71.9%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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