Gower - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Gower 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.

NameGower
RegionWales
1st in 2017Labour
2nd in 2017Conservative
Swing To Lose3.59%

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 2015Conservative
Election 2010Labour
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Labour
Election 2005Labour
Election 2001Labour
Election 1997Labour
Election 1992Labour
Election 1987Labour
Election 1983Labour

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour22,72749.87%+12.83%
Conservative19,45842.69%+5.60%
Plaid Cymru1,6693.66%-3.47%
Liberal Democrat9312.04%-1.59%
UKIP6421.41%-9.75%
Minor1490.33%N/A
Majority3,2697.17%-
Turnout45,57673.32%+4.15%
Electorate62,163--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-3.62%-
Labour gain from Conservative

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative15,86237.10%+5.10%
Labour15,83537.03%-1.40%
UKIP4,77311.16%+9.60%
Plaid Cymru3,0517.14%+0.51%
Liberal Democrat1,5523.63%-15.44%
Green1,1612.72%N/A
Minor2530.59%N/A
Others2710.63%N/A
Majority270.06%-
Turnout42,75869.17%+1.62%
Electorate61,820--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-3.25%-
Conservative gain from Labour

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,01638.43%-4.02%
Conservative13,33332.00%+6.50%
Liberal Democrat7,94719.07%+0.63%
Plaid Cymru2,7606.62%-1.19%
Minor9632.31%N/A
UKIP6521.56%N/A
Majority2,6836.44%-
Turnout41,67167.54%+2.63%
Electorate61,696--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-5.26%-
Labour hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,79242.45%+0.00%
Conservative10,08625.50%-0.00%
Liberal Democrat7,29318.44%-0.00%
Plaid Cymru3,0907.81%-0.00%
Others2,2955.80%N/A
Majority6,70616.95%-
Turnout39,55664.92%-0.52%
Electorate60,934--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-0.00%-
Labour hold

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,78642.45%-4.87%
Conservative10,08325.50%-2.02%
Liberal Democrat7,29118.44%+6.37%
Plaid Cymru3,0897.81%-2.54%
UKIP1,2643.20%N/A
Green1,0292.60%+0.98%
Majority6,70316.95%-
Turnout39,54265.43%+2.06%
Electorate60,432--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-1.42%-
Labour hold

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour17,67647.32%-6.47%
Conservative10,28127.52%+3.74%
Liberal Democrat4,50712.07%-0.91%
Plaid Cymru3,86510.35%+5.21%
Green6071.63%N/A
Minor4171.12%N/A
Majority7,39519.80%-
Turnout37,35363.37%-11.75%
Electorate58,943--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-5.11%-
Labour hold

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour23,31353.80%+3.67%
Conservative10,30623.78%-11.30%
Liberal Democrat5,62412.98%+3.04%
Plaid Cymru2,2265.14%+1.64%
Minor1,7454.03%N/A
Others1220.28%N/A
Majority13,00730.01%-
Turnout43,33675.12%-6.75%
Electorate57,691--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-7.49%-
Labour hold

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour23,48550.13%+3.52%
Conservative16,43735.08%+0.61%
Liberal Democrat4,6559.94%N/A
Plaid Cymru1,6393.50%+0.67%
Green4480.96%N/A
Minor1140.24%N/A
Others740.16%N/A
Majority7,04815.04%-
Turnout46,85281.87%+1.19%
Electorate57,229--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-1.45%-
Labour hold

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour22,13846.61%+8.55%
Conservative16,37434.47%-0.88%
SDP-Liberal Alliance7,64516.10%-7.26%
Plaid Cymru1,3412.82%-0.41%
Majority5,76412.14%-
Turnout47,49880.68%+2.01%
Electorate58,871--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-4.72%-
Labour hold

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,97238.05%N/A
Conservative15,76735.35%N/A
SDP-Liberal Alliance10,41623.35%N/A
Plaid Cymru1,4443.24%N/A
Majority1,2052.70%-
Turnout44,59978.67%N/A
Electorate56,693--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
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