Jonathan Ashworth MP

Jonathan Ashworth is the Labour (Co-op) MP for Leicester South, and has been an MP continuously since 5 May 2011. He currently undertakes the role of Shadow Secretary of State for Health and Social Care.

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Leicester South when Jonathan Ashworth was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
22,675
Electorate
77,708
Turnout
64.5%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Jonathan Ashworth
Labour
33,606 67.0% -6.5%
Natalie Neale
Conservative
10,931 21.8% 0.2%
Chris Coghlan
Liberal Democrat
2,754 5.5% 2.9%
Mags Lewis
Green Party
1,669 3.3% 1.0%
James Potter
The Brexit Party
1,187 2.4% 2.4%