Cambridge - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Cambridge 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.

NameCambridge
RegionEast of England
1st in 2017Labour
2nd in 2017Liberal Democrat
Swing To Lose11.32%

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 2010Liberal Democrat
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Liberal Democrat
Election 2005Liberal Democrat
Election 2001Labour
Election 1997Labour
Election 1992Labour
Election 1987Conservative
Election 1983Conservative

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour29,03251.90%+15.89%
Liberal Democrat16,37129.27%-5.59%
Conservative9,13316.33%+0.65%
Green1,2652.26%-5.67%
Minor1330.24%N/A
Majority12,66122.64%-
Turnout55,93471.21%+9.12%
Electorate78,544--
Swing from Liberal Democrat to Labour-10.74%-
Labour hold

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour18,64636.01%+11.73%
Liberal Democrat18,04734.86%-4.28%
Conservative8,11715.68%-9.91%
Green4,1097.94%+0.35%
UKIP2,6685.15%+2.77%
Minor1870.36%N/A
Majority5991.16%-
Turnout51,77462.09%-5.02%
Electorate83,384--
Swing from Liberal Democrat to Labour-8.01%-
Labour gain from Liberal Democrat

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat19,62139.14%-4.44%
Conservative12,82925.59%+7.44%
Labour12,17424.28%-8.75%
Green3,8047.59%N/A
UKIP1,1952.38%N/A
Minor3620.72%N/A
Others1450.29%N/A
Majority6,79213.55%-
Turnout50,13067.11%+4.54%
Electorate74,699--
Swing from Liberal Democrat to Conservative-5.94%-
Liberal Democrat hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat20,65543.58%-0.38%
Labour15,65633.03%-0.97%
Conservative8,60318.15%+1.64%
Others2,4855.24%N/A
Majority4,99910.55%-
Turnout47,39962.57%+0.49%
Electorate75,758--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-0.29%-
Liberal Democrat hold

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat19,15243.96%+18.89%
Labour14,81334.00%-11.09%
Conservative7,19316.51%-6.44%
Green1,2452.86%-0.44%
UKIP5691.31%+0.06%
Minor4771.09%N/A
Others1200.28%N/A
Majority4,3399.96%-
Turnout43,56962.07%+1.45%
Electorate70,191--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-14.99%-
Liberal Democrat gain from Labour

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour19,31645.09%-8.35%
Liberal Democrat10,73725.07%+8.92%
Conservative9,82922.95%-2.96%
Green1,4133.30%+2.02%
Minor7161.67%N/A
UKIP5321.24%N/A
Others2930.68%N/A
Majority8,57920.03%-
Turnout42,83660.62%-11.01%
Electorate70,663--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-8.64%-
Labour hold

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour27,43653.44%+13.77%
Conservative13,29925.90%-12.62%
Liberal Democrat8,28716.14%-3.73%
Minor1,2622.46%N/A
Green6541.27%-0.15%
Others4010.78%N/A
Majority14,13727.54%-
Turnout51,33971.63%-1.56%
Electorate71,669--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-13.19%-
Labour hold

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour20,03939.67%+11.36%
Conservative19,45938.52%-1.44%
Liberal Democrat10,03719.87%N/A
Green7201.43%+0.32%
Minor1750.35%N/A
Others830.16%N/A
Majority5801.15%-
Turnout50,51373.20%-4.84%
Electorate69,011--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-6.40%-
Labour gain from Conservative

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative21,62439.97%-1.55%
SDP-Liberal Alliance16,56430.62%+0.94%
Labour15,31928.31%+0.07%
Green5971.10%N/A
Majority5,0609.35%-
Turnout54,10478.03%+2.80%
Electorate69,336--
Swing from Conservative to SDP-Liberal Alliance-1.24%-
Conservative hold

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative20,93141.51%N/A
SDP-Liberal Alliance14,96329.68%N/A
Labour14,24028.24%N/A
Minor2860.57%N/A
Majority5,96811.84%-
Turnout50,42075.23%N/A
Electorate67,018--
Swing-N/A-
Conservative win
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