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Yorkshire and The Humber

Shows the general election results for Yorkshire and The Humber, which is a region in England. It is comprised of 2 counties (showhide). In 2019 it had a total electorate of 3,958,411 and a turnout of 64.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

Electorate
3,958,411
Turnout
64.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
Lab 38.9%
Con 43.1%
LD 8.1%
Green 2.3%
UKIP 0.0%
Others 7.7%

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 Lab Con LD Green UKIP Others Total
Seats won 28 26 0 0 0 0 54
Change -9 +9 0 0 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 990 1,097 205 57 1 196 2,547
% vote 38.9% 43.1% 8.1% 2.3% 0.0% 7.7% 100.0%
Change -10.1% +2.6% +3.1% +1.0% -2.6% +6.0% 0%
Candidates 54 54 54 42 3 95 302
Deposits lost 0 0 22 41 3 67 133

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% 37.9% 16.8% 0.0% 0.0% 1.0%
1997 51.9% 28.0% 16.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.1%
2001 48.6% 30.2% 17.1% 0.0% 0.0% 4.0%
2005 43.6% 29.1% 20.7% 0.0% 0.0% 6.6%
2010 34.4% 32.8% 22.9% 0.9% 2.8% 6.2%
2015 39.1% 32.6% 7.1% 3.5% 16.0% 1.6%
2017 49.0% 40.5% 5.0% 1.3% 2.6% 1.7%
2019 38.9% 43.1% 8.1% 2.3% 0.0% 7.7%

Seats won by party 1992 - 2019

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Green UKIP Others
1992 34 22 0 0 0 0
1997 47 7 2 0 0 0
2001 47 7 2 0 0 0
2005 41 9 4 0 0 0
2010 32 19 3 0 0 0
2015 33 19 2 0 0 0
2017 37 17 0 0 0 0
2019 28 26 0 0 0 0

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 21.2%
1 Bradford West 61.0%
2 Sheffield Central 53.6%
3 Brigg and Goole 50.6%
4 Richmond (Yorks) 47.2%
5 Cleethorpes 46.2%

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: 21.2%
1 Sheffield, Hallam 1.3%
2 Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford 2.6%
3 Hemsworth 2.7%
4 Dewsbury 2.8%
5 Kingston upon Hull East 3.8%

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: 52.0%
1 Bradford West 76.2%
2 Brigg and Goole 71.3%
3 Cleethorpes 69.0%
4 Sheffield Central 66.7%
5 East Yorkshire 64.4%

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: 52.0%
1 Sheffield, Hallam 34.6%
2 Hemsworth 37.5%
3 Barnsley East 37.6%
4 Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford 37.9%
5 Doncaster North 38.7%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 64.3%
1 Sheffield, Hallam 78.2%
2 Skipton and Ripon 74.6%
3 York Outer 74.1%
4 Pudsey 74.1%
5 Harrogate and Knaresborough 73.1%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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Lowest % turnout Average: 64.3%
1 Kingston upon Hull East 49.3%
2 Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle 52.1%
3 Kingston upon Hull North 52.2%
4 Great Grimsby 53.9%
5 Leeds Central 54.2%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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