Bridgend - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Bridgend 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.

NameBridgend
RegionWales
1st in 2017Labour
2nd in 2017Conservative
Swing To Lose5.43%

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 2005Labour
Election 2001Labour
Election 1997Labour
Election 1992Labour
Election 1987Labour
Election 1983Conservative

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour21,91350.66%+13.59%
Conservative17,21339.79%+7.61%
Plaid Cymru1,7834.12%-2.93%
Liberal Democrat9192.12%-2.05%
UKIP7811.81%-13.18%
Minor6461.49%N/A
Majority4,70010.87%-
Turnout43,25569.56%+3.80%
Electorate62,185--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-2.99%-
Labour hold

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour14,62437.07%+0.74%
Conservative12,69732.18%+1.76%
UKIP5,91114.98%+12.89%
Plaid Cymru2,7847.06%+1.14%
Liberal Democrat1,6484.18%-18.40%
Minor7631.93%N/A
Green7361.87%N/A
Others2900.74%N/A
Majority1,9274.88%-
Turnout39,45365.76%+0.43%
Electorate59,998--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-0.51%-
Labour hold

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour13,93136.33%-6.90%
Conservative11,66830.43%+4.70%
Liberal Democrat8,65822.58%+0.23%
Plaid Cymru2,2695.92%-0.29%
Minor1,0202.66%N/A
UKIP8012.09%N/A
Majority2,2635.90%-
Turnout38,34765.33%+6.11%
Electorate58,700--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-5.80%-
Labour hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour14,89443.23%-0.11%
Conservative8,86325.73%-0.39%
Liberal Democrat7,70122.35%+1.36%
Plaid Cymru2,1406.21%-0.46%
Others8542.48%N/A
Majority6,03117.51%-
Turnout34,45259.22%+0.00%
Electorate58,178--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-0.14%-
Labour hold

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,41043.35%-9.14%
Conservative9,88726.12%+0.77%
Liberal Democrat7,94921.00%+6.59%
Plaid Cymru2,5276.67%-0.49%
Green5951.57%N/A
UKIP4911.30%N/A
Majority6,52317.23%-
Turnout37,85959.21%-0.96%
Electorate63,936--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-4.96%-
Labour hold

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour19,42252.49%-5.57%
Conservative9,37725.34%+2.53%
Liberal Democrat5,33014.40%+2.92%
Plaid Cymru2,6527.17%+3.36%
Minor2230.60%N/A
Majority10,04527.15%-
Turnout37,00460.17%-12.27%
Electorate61,496--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-4.05%-
Labour hold

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour25,11558.05%+6.78%
Conservative9,86722.81%-12.91%
Liberal Democrat4,96811.48%+1.23%
Minor1,6623.84%N/A
Plaid Cymru1,6493.81%+1.05%
Majority15,24835.25%-
Turnout43,26172.44%-8.03%
Electorate59,721--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-9.84%-
Labour hold

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour24,14351.27%+3.74%
Conservative16,81735.71%-2.31%
Liberal Democrat4,82710.25%N/A
Plaid Cymru1,3012.76%+0.45%
Majority7,32615.56%-
Turnout47,08880.47%-0.11%
Electorate58,518--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-3.02%-
Labour hold

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour21,89347.53%+12.31%
Conservative17,51338.02%-0.40%
SDP-Liberal Alliance5,59012.14%-11.06%
Plaid Cymru1,0652.31%-0.85%
Majority4,3809.51%-
Turnout46,06180.58%+3.58%
Electorate57,163--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-6.35%-
Labour gain from Conservative

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative15,95038.42%N/A
Labour14,62335.22%N/A
SDP-Liberal Alliance9,63023.20%N/A
Plaid Cymru1,3123.16%N/A
Majority1,3273.20%-
Turnout41,51577.00%N/A
Electorate53,918--
Swing-N/A-
Conservative win
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