Kensington - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Kensington 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.

NameKensington
RegionLondon
1st in 2017Labour
2nd in 2017Conservative
Swing To Lose0.03%

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 2010Conservative
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Conservative
Election 1992Conservative
Election 1987Conservative
Election 1983Conservative

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,33342.23%+11.11%
Conservative16,31342.18%-10.08%
Liberal Democrat4,72412.21%+6.58%
Green7671.98%-3.08%
Minor3931.02%N/A
Others1470.38%N/A
Majority200.05%-
Turnout38,67763.84%+6.87%
Electorate60,588--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-10.59%-
Labour gain from Conservative

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative18,19952.25%+2.20%
Labour10,83831.12%+5.57%
Liberal Democrat1,9625.63%-13.92%
Green1,7655.07%+2.93%
UKIP1,5574.47%+2.33%
Minor2110.61%N/A
Others2960.85%N/A
Majority7,36121.14%-
Turnout34,82856.97%+3.69%
Electorate61,133--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-1.69%-
Conservative hold

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative17,59550.06%+5.39%
Labour8,97925.54%-3.00%
Liberal Democrat6,87219.55%+0.02%
UKIP7542.15%N/A
Green7532.14%N/A
Minor1970.56%N/A
Majority8,61624.51%-
Turnout35,15053.28%+1.98%
Electorate65,975--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-4.19%-
Conservative hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative14,13344.67%-5.66%
Labour9,03128.54%-10.29%
Liberal Democrat6,17919.53%+10.56%
Others2,2977.26%N/A
Majority5,10216.13%-
Turnout31,64051.30%-22.00%
Electorate61,682--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-2.32%-
Conservative hold

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative15,54050.33%+2.82%
Labour11,99238.84%+5.59%
Liberal Democrat2,7708.97%N/A
Green4151.34%-0.35%
Minor900.29%N/A
Others710.23%N/A
Majority3,54811.49%-
Turnout30,87873.29%+8.60%
Electorate42,129--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-1.38%-
Conservative hold

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative14,81847.51%+1.54%
Labour10,37133.25%+3.71%
SDP-Liberal Alliance5,37917.25%-4.89%
Green5281.69%N/A
Minor650.21%N/A
Others300.10%N/A
Majority4,44714.26%-
Turnout31,19164.70%+2.40%
Electorate48,212--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-1.08%-
Conservative hold

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative14,27445.96%N/A
Labour9,17329.54%N/A
SDP-Liberal Alliance6,87322.13%N/A
Ecology6492.09%N/A
Minor860.28%N/A
Majority5,10116.43%-
Turnout31,05562.29%N/A
Electorate49,854--
Swing-N/A-
Conservative win
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