Barnsley East - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Barnsley East constituency.

Note: Smaller parties may be omitted. The candidate with the largest vote who does not belong to one of the main parties is listed as 'Minor'. Votes listed for 'Other' are calculated by taking the votes from the main parties and 'Minor' away from the total votes cast.

NameBarnsley East
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
1st in 2017Labour
2nd in 2017Conservative
Swing To Lose16.29%

Note: 'Swing To Lose' is the swing needed by the 2nd placed party against the 1st placed party to win the seat.

History

ElectionParty
Election 2017Labour
Election 2015Labour
Election 2010Labour
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Labour
Election 1992Labour
Election 1987Labour
Election 1983Labour

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour24,28059.54%+4.82%
Conservative10,99726.97%+12.37%
UKIP3,2477.96%-15.52%
Minor1,2152.98%N/A
Liberal Democrat7501.84%-1.32%
English Democrat2870.70%-0.44%
Majority13,28332.58%-
Turnout40,77658.91%+3.20%
Electorate69,214--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-3.78%-
Labour hold

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour21,07954.73%+7.68%
UKIP9,04523.48%+18.97%
Conservative5,62214.60%-1.89%
Liberal Democrat1,2173.16%-15.00%
Minor6471.68%N/A
English Democrat4401.14%N/A
Others4671.21%N/A
Majority12,03431.24%-
Turnout38,51755.71%-0.38%
Electorate69,135--
Swing from Labour to UKIP-5.65%-
Labour hold

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour18,05947.05%-22.60%
Liberal Democrat6,96918.16%+3.96%
Conservative6,32916.49%+3.90%
Minor3,3018.60%N/A
UKIP1,7314.51%N/A
Others1,9975.20%N/A
Majority11,09028.89%-
Turnout38,38656.09%+5.19%
Electorate68,435--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-13.28%-
Labour hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour23,32269.65%-7.54%
Liberal Democrat4,75414.20%+5.55%
Conservative4,21512.59%-1.58%
Others1,1953.57%N/A
Majority18,56855.45%-
Turnout33,48650.91%-21.96%
Electorate65,781--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-6.55%-
Labour hold

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour30,34677.19%+2.71%
Conservative5,56914.17%+0.18%
Liberal Democrat3,3998.65%N/A
Majority24,77763.02%-
Turnout39,31472.86%+0.22%
Electorate53,956--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-1.27%-
Labour hold

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour28,94874.48%+8.58%
Conservative5,43713.99%-2.13%
SDP-Liberal Alliance4,48211.53%-6.45%
Majority23,51160.49%-
Turnout38,86772.64%+6.11%
Electorate53,505--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-5.35%-
Labour hold

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour23,50565.90%N/A
SDP-Liberal Alliance6,41317.98%N/A
Conservative5,74916.12%N/A
Majority17,09247.92%-
Turnout35,66766.53%N/A
Electorate53,611--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
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