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North West

Shows the general election results for North West, which is a region in England. It is comprised of 3 counties (showhide). In 2019 it had a total electorate of 5,370,646 and a turnout of 65.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

Electorate
5,370,646
Turnout
65.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 46.5%
Con 37.5%
LD 7.9%
Green 2.5%
UKIP 0.1%
Others 5.6%

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 Lab Con LD Green UKIP Others Total
Seats won 41 32 1 0 0 1 75
Change -13 +12 0 0 0 +1 0%
Votes (000s) 1,638 1,321 278 87 2 198 3,524
% vote 46.5% 37.5% 7.9% 2.5% 0.1% 5.6% 100.0%
Change -8.4% +1.3% +2.5% +1.4% -1.9% +5.1% 0%
Candidates 74 74 74 68 4 92 386
Deposits lost 1 0 32 66 4 62 165

Share of the vote by party 1992 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Green UKIP Others
1992 44.3% 38.4% 15.8% 0.0% 0.0% 1.5%
1997 53.6% 27.6% 14.5% 0.0% 0.0% 4.3%
2001 50.7% 29.3% 16.7% 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
2005 45.1% 28.7% 21.4% 0.0% 0.0% 4.9%
2010 39.4% 31.7% 21.6% 0.5% 3.2% 3.5%
2015 44.6% 31.2% 6.5% 3.2% 13.6% 0.7%
2017 54.9% 36.2% 5.4% 1.1% 1.9% 0.5%
2019 46.5% 37.5% 7.9% 2.5% 0.1% 5.6%

Seats won by party 1992 - 2019

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Green UKIP Others
1992 48 27 1 0 0 0
1997 64 9 2 0 0 1
2001 64 9 3 0 0 0
2005 60 10 5 0 0 0
2010 47 22 6 0 0 0
2015 51 22 2 0 0 0
2017 54 20 1 0 0 0
2019 41 32 1 0 0 1

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 25.0%
1 Liverpool, Walton 74.8%
2 Knowsley 72.7%
3 Bootle 70.3%
4 Liverpool, Riverside 70.2%
5 Liverpool, West Derby 68.2%

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: 25.0%
1 Bury North 0.2%
2 Bury South 0.8%
3 Bolton North East 0.9%
4 Weaver Vale 1.1%
5 Heywood and Middleton 1.4%

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: 55.8%
1 Liverpool, Walton 84.7%
2 Knowsley 80.8%
3 Bootle 79.4%
4 Liverpool, Riverside 78.0%
5 Manchester, Gorton 77.6%

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: 55.8%
1 Burnley 40.3%
2 Heywood and Middleton 43.1%
3 Oldham East and Saddleworth 43.5%
4 Bury South 43.8%
5 Warrington North 44.2%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 65.6%
1 Westmorland and Lonsdale 77.8%
2 Wirral West 77.3%
3 Wirral South 76.0%
4 Cheadle 75.0%
5 Altrincham and Sale West 74.9%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 65.6%
1 Chorley 51.0%
2 Blackley and Broughton 52.6%
3 Preston 56.6%
4 Manchester Central 56.7%
5 Ashton-under-Lyne 56.8%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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