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Cheshire

Shows the general election results for Cheshire, which is a county in North West. It is comprised of 11 constituencies (showhide). In 2019 it had a total electorate of 827,300 and a turnout of 69.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

Electorate
827,300
Turnout
69.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Con 46.4%
Lab 39.5%
LD 9.0%
Green 2.4%
UKIP 0.1%
Others 2.7%

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 UKIP Others Total
Seats won 6 5 0 0 0 0 11
Change +2 -2 0 0 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 267 227 52 14 0 15 576
% vote 46.4% 39.5% 9.0% 2.4% 0.1% 2.7% 100.0%
Change +1.2% -8.1% +4.8% +1.4% -1.3% +2.0% 0%
Candidates 11 11 11 10 1 10 54
Deposits lost 0 0 3 10 1 8 22

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 37.1% 40.5% 20.3% 0.0% 1.5% 0.5%
2010 40.7% 32.4% 21.2% 0.5% 2.6% 2.5%
2015 43.0% 36.6% 5.6% 2.6% 11.9% 0.2%
2017 45.2% 47.6% 4.2% 1.0% 1.4% 0.6%
2019 46.4% 39.5% 9.0% 2.4% 0.1% 2.7%

Seats won by party 2005 - 2019

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 4 7 0 0 0 0
2010 8 3 0 0 0 0
2015 7 4 0 0 0 0
2017 4 7 0 0 0 0
2019 6 5 0 0 0 0

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 19.4%
1 Halton 41.1%
2 Tatton 35.5%
3 Eddisbury 34.8%
4 Congleton 32.4%
5 Macclesfield 19.9%

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: 19.4%
1 Weaver Vale 1.1%
2 Warrington North 3.2%
3 Warrington South 3.2%
4 City of Chester 11.3%
5 Crewe and Nantwich 15.7%

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: 52.6%
1 Halton 63.5%
2 Congleton 59.0%
3 Tatton 57.7%
4 Eddisbury 56.8%
5 Ellesmere Port and Neston 53.3%

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: 52.6%
1 Warrington North 44.2%
2 Weaver Vale 44.9%
3 Warrington South 45.5%
4 City of Chester 49.6%
5 Macclesfield 52.5%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 69.6%
1 Warrington South 72.0%
2 Weaver Vale 71.9%
3 Eddisbury 71.9%
4 City of Chester 71.7%
5 Tatton 70.9%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 69.6%
1 Halton 64.2%
2 Warrington North 64.6%
3 Crewe and Nantwich 67.3%
4 Ellesmere Port and Neston 69.3%
5 Macclesfield 70.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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