Newport East - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Newport East 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.

NameNewport East
RegionWales
1st in 2017Labour
2nd in 2017Conservative
Swing To Lose10.87%

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 2010Labour
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Labour
Election 2005Labour

Election 2017

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour20,80456.50%+15.80%
Conservative12,80134.77%+7.46%
UKIP1,1803.20%-15.21%
Liberal Democrat9662.62%-3.79%
Plaid Cymru8812.39%-1.11%
Minor1880.51%N/A
Majority8,00321.74%-
Turnout36,82064.33%+1.66%
Electorate57,233--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-4.17%-
Labour hold

Election 2015

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour14,29040.70%+3.71%
Conservative9,58527.30%+4.32%
UKIP6,46618.42%+16.45%
Liberal Democrat2,2516.41%-25.79%
Plaid Cymru1,2313.51%+1.40%
Green8872.53%N/A
Minor3981.13%N/A
Majority4,70513.40%-
Turnout35,10862.68%-0.60%
Electorate56,015--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-0.30%-
Labour hold

Election 2010

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour12,74436.99%-8.21%
Liberal Democrat11,09432.21%+8.48%
Conservative7,91822.99%-0.45%
Minor1,1683.39%N/A
Plaid Cymru7242.10%-1.74%
UKIP6771.97%N/A
Others1230.36%N/A
Majority1,6504.79%-
Turnout34,44863.28%+5.37%
Electorate54,437--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-8.35%-
Labour hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour14,38845.21%-0.00%
Liberal Democrat7,55223.73%+0.00%
Conservative7,45923.44%0.00%
Plaid Cymru1,2233.84%+0.01%
Others1,2033.78%N/A
Majority6,83621.48%-
Turnout31,82557.91%-0.02%
Electorate54,956--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-0.00%-
Labour hold

Election 2005

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour14,38945.21%N/A
Liberal Democrat7,55123.73%N/A
Conservative7,45923.44%N/A
Plaid Cymru1,2213.84%N/A
UKIP9452.97%N/A
Minor2600.82%N/A
Majority6,83821.49%-
Turnout31,82557.93%N/A
Electorate54,941--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
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