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 2001Plaid Cymru
Election 1997Labour

Election 2017

View full Election 2017 results.

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

View full Election 2015 results.

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

View full Election 2010 results.

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)

View full Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review) results.

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

View full Election 2005 results.

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Plaid Cymru17,56145.86%+3.47%
Labour10,84328.32%-7.26%
Conservative5,23513.67%+0.76%
Liberal Democrat3,7199.71%+2.31%
UKIP6611.73%+0.00%
Minor2720.71%N/A
Majority6,71817.54%-
Turnout38,29172.12%+1.70%
Electorate53,091--
Swing from Labour to Plaid Cymru-5.37%-
Plaid Cymru hold

Election 2001

View full Election 2001 results.

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Plaid Cymru16,13042.39%+7.75%
Labour13,54035.58%-7.33%
Conservative4,91212.91%+0.87%
Liberal Democrat2,8157.40%-0.15%
UKIP6561.72%N/A
Majority2,5906.81%-
Turnout38,05370.42%-8.20%
Electorate54,035--
Swing from Labour to Plaid Cymru-7.54%-
Plaid Cymru gain from Labour

Election 1997

View full Election 1997 results.

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour17,90742.91%N/A
Plaid Cymru14,45734.64%N/A
Conservative5,02212.03%N/A
Liberal Democrat3,1507.55%N/A
Minor1,1962.87%N/A
Majority3,4508.27%-
Turnout41,73278.62%N/A
Electorate53,079--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
Quick Links
Latest Posts
2019 European Election Swingometer
posted 19 May 2019, 14:30
Labour win the Newport West by-election
posted 5 Apr 2019, 07:30
Referendum Swingometers
posted 19 Jan 2019, 14:00