Carmarthen East and Dinefwr - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Carmarthen East and Dinefwr 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.

NameCarmarthen East and Dinefwr
RegionWales
1st in 2017Plaid Cymru
2nd in 2017Labour
Swing To Lose4.76%

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 2017Plaid Cymru
Election 2015Plaid Cymru
Election 2010Plaid Cymru
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Plaid Cymru
Election 2005Plaid Cymru

Election 2017

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Plaid Cymru16,12739.31%+0.88%
Labour12,21929.78%+5.57%
Conservative10,77826.27%+5.11%
UKIP9852.40%-8.67%
Liberal Democrat9202.24%-0.11%
Majority3,9089.52%-
Turnout41,02973.30%+2.63%
Electorate55,976--
Swing from Plaid Cymru to Labour-2.34%-
Plaid Cymru hold

Election 2015

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Plaid Cymru15,14038.43%+2.79%
Labour9,54124.22%-2.26%
Conservative8,33621.16%-1.22%
UKIP4,36311.07%+7.69%
Green1,0912.77%N/A
Liberal Democrat9282.36%-9.77%
Majority5,59914.21%-
Turnout39,39970.67%-1.89%
Electorate55,750--
Swing from Labour to Plaid Cymru-2.53%-
Plaid Cymru hold

Election 2010

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Plaid Cymru13,54635.64%-10.75%
Labour10,06526.48%-2.12%
Conservative8,50622.38%+9.10%
Liberal Democrat4,60912.13%+2.73%
UKIP1,2853.38%N/A
Majority3,4819.16%-
Turnout38,01172.56%+0.97%
Electorate52,385--
Swing from Plaid Cymru to Labour-4.32%-
Plaid Cymru hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Plaid Cymru17,31846.39%+0.52%
Labour10,67628.60%+0.28%
Conservative4,95913.28%-0.39%
Liberal Democrat3,5069.39%-0.32%
Others8762.35%N/A
Majority6,64217.79%-
Turnout37,33571.59%-0.54%
Electorate52,154--
Swing from Labour to Plaid Cymru-0.12%-
Plaid Cymru hold

Election 2005

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Plaid Cymru17,56145.86%N/A
Labour10,84328.32%N/A
Conservative5,23513.67%N/A
Liberal Democrat3,7199.71%N/A
UKIP6611.73%N/A
Minor2720.71%N/A
Majority6,71817.54%-
Turnout38,29172.12%N/A
Electorate53,091--
Swing-N/A-
Plaid Cymru win
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