Bolton West - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Bolton West 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.

History

ElectionParty
Election 2017Conservative
Election 2015Conservative
Election 2010Labour
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Labour
Election 2005Labour

Election 2017

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative24,45947.91%+7.28%
Labour23,52346.07%+7.09%
UKIP1,5873.11%-12.18%
Liberal Democrat1,4852.91%-1.10%
Majority9361.83%-
Turnout51,05470.13%+3.31%
Electorate72,797--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-0.09%-
Conservative hold

Election 2015

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative19,74440.63%+2.30%
Labour18,94338.98%+0.46%
UKIP7,42815.29%+11.29%
Liberal Democrat1,9474.01%-13.18%
Minor3210.66%N/A
Others2090.43%N/A
Majority8011.65%-
Turnout48,59266.82%+0.08%
Electorate72,719--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-0.92%-
Conservative gain from Labour

Election 2010

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour18,32738.52%-5.03%
Conservative18,23538.33%+5.52%
Liberal Democrat8,17717.19%-4.18%
UKIP1,9014.00%N/A
Green5451.15%N/A
Minor2540.53%N/A
Others1370.29%N/A
Majority920.19%-
Turnout47,57666.74%+5.12%
Electorate71,284--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-5.27%-
Labour hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour18,49543.55%+1.03%
Conservative13,93532.81%-4.62%
Liberal Democrat9,07421.37%+3.51%
Others9662.27%N/A
Majority4,56010.74%-
Turnout42,47061.62%-1.94%
Electorate68,923--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-2.82%-
Labour hold

Election 2005

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour17,23942.52%N/A
Conservative15,17537.43%N/A
Liberal Democrat7,24117.86%N/A
UKIP5241.29%N/A
Minor2900.72%N/A
Others740.18%N/A
Majority2,0645.09%-
Turnout40,54363.56%N/A
Electorate63,790--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
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