Cannock Chase: Seat Details

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Cannock Chase: Overview

Prediction: LAB gain from CON

MP at 2019:Amanda Milling  (CON)
County/Area:Staffordshire (West Midlands)

CON Majority19,87942.9%3.2%
Pred Maj
Chance of winning

Cannock Chase : Political and Demographic indicators

The table below shows some political and demographic numerical indicators for the Cannock Chase constituency, the 'West Midlands' area and nation.

The political measures include the three axes: Economic (Left/Right), National (Global/National) and Social (Liberal/Conservative). (what does this mean).

The demographic measures are from the 2021 Census and include categories relating to national identity, economic activity, health and education. These categories are those which have the most relevance to political attitudes.

Indicator Seat West MidlandsAll GB
Party Winner 2019CONCONCON
Party Winner 2017CONCONCON
Party Winner 2015CONCONCON
Economic Position5° Right3° Right
National Position16° Nat7° Nat
Social Position9° Con6° Con
TribeStrong Right
EU Leave %69%59%52%
Average Age50.449.849.5
Good Education42%46%49%
Car owner84%79%77%
Ethnic White97%77%83%
ABC1 Class48%51%56%
Gross Household Income£39,028£39,700£42,397
Average House Price£199,106£231,981£313,528

Cannock Chase ranks #28 for "Leave", #272 for "Economic Right Position", #33 for "National Position" and #50 for "Social Conservative Position" out of 650 seats.

Indicators: Legend and Descriptions
View descriptions and colour schemes of the table

The colour scheme used in the table above is explained in the legend table below. The eight census indicators (British Identity, Good Health, UK Born, Good Education Good Job, High SEC, Average Age and AB1 Class), 'Gross Household Income', 'Individual Disposable Income' and 'Average House Price' all use the same 'Census' colour scheme indicating whether the area's level is above or below the national average.

TopicCat 1Cat 2Cat 3Cat 4Cat 5
Economic Position Very Left Left Centrist Right Very Right
National Position Very Global Global Centrist National Very Nat
Social Position Very Lib Liberal Moderate Conservative Very Cons
EU Leave % Very Remain Remain Balanced Leave Very Leave
Census Very Low Low Medium High Very High

Indicator definitions are given in terms of political data definitions or census categories:

Definition / Included Census Categories
Party WinnerArea party winner : actual election result or projected by Electoral Calculus
Economic PositionEconomic position between 100° Left and 100° Right, estimated by Electoral Calculus from political and demographic data.
National PositionNational position between 100° Global and 100° National, estimated by Electoral Calculus from political and demographic data.
Social PositionSocial position between 100° Liberal and 100° Conservative, estimated by Electoral Calculus from political and demographic data.
TribeTribe group dominant in the area. Can be: Strong Left, Traditionalists, Progressives, Centrists, Somewheres, Kind Young Capitalists, or Strong Right. See details.
EU Leave %EU Referendum vote share for 'Leave' : actual result or estimate
Average AgeAge (TS007A)Average age of adults (18 years and above)
Good EducationHighest level of qualification (TS067)Level 3 (A-level equivalent) or Level 4+ (degree equivalent)
EmployedEconomic activity status (TS066)Part-time, full-time employed or self-employed
HomeownerTenure (TS054)Own a property with or without a mortgage, or with shared ownership
Car ownerCar or van availability (TS045)In a household with at least one car or van
MarriedLegal partnership status (TS002)Married or civil partnership
Ethnic WhiteEthnic group (TS021)White British, Irish, Gypsy, Roma or other
ChristianReligion (TS030)Christian or Christian denomination (NI)
ABC1 ClassApproximated Social Grade (SG002)Approximated social grades A, B and C1
Gross Household IncomeMedian gross household income, including cash benefits, but before tax. Values as at 2018. Source: ONS Small area estimates (E&W), Scottish Government (Scotland), plus additional Electoral Calculus modelling.
DeprivationHouseholds by deprivation dimensions (TS011)Fraction of households which are classed as deprived on one or more of the following four indicators: employment (unemployed or long-term sick); education (no good GCSE); health and disability (bad health or long-term problem); and housing (overcrowded, shared or no central heating).
Average House PriceAverage residential property price (including flats and houses) around 2019. Sources: Land Registry, Statistics Scotland, NI Department of Finance

Cannock Chase: Map

Boundary Lines courtesy of Ordnance Survey OpenData © Crown copyright 2022, Map © OpenStreetMap contributors

Predicted ward-by-ward votes for Cannock Chase

This table shows the predicted future general election result broken down over each ward in the seat of Cannock Chase.

Cannock ChaseActualPredicted
Cannock ChaseBrereton and Ravenhill5,202CONLAB
Cannock ChaseCannock East5,258CONLAB
Cannock ChaseCannock North5,296CONLAB
Cannock ChaseCannock South5,880CONLAB
Cannock ChaseCannock West5,672CONCON
Cannock ChaseEtching Hill and The Heath5,141CONCON
Cannock ChaseHagley3,246CONLAB
Cannock ChaseHawks Green5,433CONCON
Cannock ChaseHeath Hayes East and Wimblebury4,796CONLAB
Cannock ChaseHednesford Green Heath4,881CONLAB
Cannock ChaseHednesford North5,205CONLAB
Cannock ChaseHednesford South4,126CONCON
Cannock ChaseNorton Canes5,955CONLAB
Cannock ChaseRawnsley3,669CONCON
Cannock ChaseWestern Springs5,055CONCON

Please note that general election results and electorates are not officially made available ward-by-ward. The numbers shown are our best estimates for these figures, but are not official. The wards used are those of 2023.

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