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Greater London

Shows the general election results for Greater London, which is a county in London. It is comprised of 73 constituencies (showhide). In 2019 it had a total electorate of 5,581,948 and a turnout of 67.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

Electorate
5,581,948
Turnout
67.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 48.1%
Con 32.0%
LD 14.9%
Green 3.1%
UKIP 0.0%
Others 1.8%

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 Lab Con LD Green UKIP Others Total
Seats won 49 21 3 0 0 0 73
Change 0 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 1,813 1,205 563 116 1 69 3,766
% vote 48.1% 32.0% 14.9% 3.1% 0.0% 1.8% 100.0%
Change -6.4% -1.1% +6.1% +1.3% -1.3% +1.3% 0%
Candidates 73 73 72 65 5 123 411
Deposits lost 0 0 6 59 5 119 189

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Green UKIP Others
2005 39.1% 32.3% 21.4% 2.7% 1.5% 3.1%
2010 36.6% 34.5% 22.1% 1.6% 1.7% 3.4%
2015 43.7% 34.9% 7.7% 4.9% 8.1% 0.8%
2017 54.5% 33.1% 8.8% 1.8% 1.3% 0.5%
2019 48.1% 32.0% 14.9% 3.1% 0.0% 1.8%

Seats won by party 2005 - 2019

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Green UKIP Others
2005 44 22 6 0 0 1
2010 38 28 7 0 0 0
2015 45 27 1 0 0 0
2017 49 21 3 0 0 0
2019 49 21 3 0 0 0

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 29.5%
1 Tottenham 64.4%
2 Walthamstow 63.9%
3 Hackney South and Shoreditch 62.4%
4 Bethnal Green and Bow 62.0%
5 East Ham 60.7%

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: 29.5%
1 Kensington 0.3%
2 Dagenham and Rainham 0.7%
3 Wimbledon 1.2%
4 Carshalton and Wallington 1.3%
5 Chipping Barnet 2.1%

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: 56.8%
1 East Ham 76.3%
2 Walthamstow 76.1%
3 Tottenham 76.0%
4 Hackney South and Shoreditch 73.3%
5 Bethnal Green and Bow 72.7%

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: 56.8%
1 Kensington 38.3%
2 Wimbledon 38.4%
3 Cities of London and Westminster 39.9%
4 Carshalton and Wallington 42.4%
5 Finchley and Golders Green 43.8%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 67.5%
1 Richmond Park 78.7%
2 Wimbledon 77.7%
3 Putney 77.0%
4 Tooting 76.0%
5 Twickenham 76.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 67.5%
1 Barking 57.1%
2 Brent Central 58.5%
3 Feltham and Heston 59.1%
4 Hayes and Harlington 60.8%
5 Hackney South and Shoreditch 60.9%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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