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West Lothian

Shows the general election results for West Lothian, which is a county in Scotland. It is comprised of 2 constituencies (showhide). In 2019 it had a total electorate of 169,329 and a turnout of 66.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

Electorate
169,329
Turnout
66.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SNP 45.5%
Con 23.6%
Lab 20.0%
LD 7.0%
Green 2.3%
Others 1.6%

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 SNP Con Lab LD Green Others Total
Seats won 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Change 0 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 51 26 22 8 3 2 112
% vote 45.5% 23.6% 20.0% 7.0% 2.3% 1.6% 100.0%
Change +7.4% -3.3% -11.9% +3.8% +2.3% +1.6% 0%
Candidates 2 2 2 2 2 2 12
Deposits lost 0 0 0 0 2 2 4

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 22.6% 11.0% 49.4% 15.4% 0.0% 0.0% 1.7%
2010 25.7% 11.4% 49.2% 12.0% 0.0% 0.4% 1.4%
2015 54.4% 11.2% 29.4% 2.1% 0.0% 2.9% 0.1%
2017 38.1% 26.8% 31.9% 3.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 45.5% 23.6% 20.0% 7.0% 2.3% 0.0% 1.6%

Seats won by party 2005 - 2019

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year SNP Con Lab LD Green UKIP Others
2005 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
2010 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
2015 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 22.0%
1 Livingston 24.6%
2 Linlithgow and East Falkirk 19.5%

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: 22.0%
1 Linlithgow and East Falkirk 19.5%
2 Livingston 24.6%

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: 45.5%
1 Livingston 46.9%
2 Linlithgow and East Falkirk 44.2%

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: 45.5%
1 Linlithgow and East Falkirk 44.2%
2 Livingston 46.9%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 66.4%
1 Linlithgow and East Falkirk 66.4%
2 Livingston 66.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 66.4%
1 Livingston 66.3%
2 Linlithgow and East Falkirk 66.4%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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