Rochdale - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Rochdale 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.

NameRochdale
RegionNorth West
1st in 2017Labour
2nd in 2017Conservative
Swing To Lose14.81%

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)Liberal Democrat
Election 2005Liberal Democrat
Election 2001Labour
Election 1997Labour
Election 1992Liberal Democrat
Election 1987SDP-Liberal Alliance
Election 1983SDP-Liberal Alliance

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour29,03558.02%+11.88%
Conservative14,21628.41%+11.37%
Liberal Democrat4,0278.05%-2.23%
UKIP1,6413.28%-15.47%
Minor8831.76%N/A
Others2420.48%N/A
Majority14,81929.61%-
Turnout50,04464.11%+5.30%
Electorate78,064--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-0.26%-
Labour hold

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour20,96146.14%+9.76%
UKIP8,51918.75%+14.40%
Conservative7,74217.04%-1.05%
Liberal Democrat4,66710.27%-24.17%
Minor1,5353.38%N/A
Green1,3823.04%N/A
Others6241.37%N/A
Majority12,44227.39%-
Turnout45,43058.81%+0.67%
Electorate77,248--
Swing from Labour to UKIP-2.32%-
Labour hold

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,69936.38%-3.71%
Liberal Democrat15,81034.44%-7.01%
Conservative8,30518.09%+6.74%
Minor2,2364.87%N/A
UKIP1,9994.35%N/A
Others8581.87%N/A
Majority8891.94%-
Turnout45,90758.15%-0.15%
Electorate78,952--
Swing from Liberal Democrat to Labour-1.65%-
Labour gain from Liberal Democrat

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat17,90241.45%+0.34%
Labour17,31340.08%+0.06%
Conservative4,90211.35%+0.89%
Others3,0747.12%N/A
Majority5891.36%-
Turnout43,19158.30%-0.13%
Electorate74,090--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-0.14%-
Liberal Democrat hold

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat16,78741.11%+6.22%
Labour16,34540.03%-9.21%
Conservative4,27010.46%-2.93%
Minor1,7734.34%N/A
UKIP4991.22%N/A
Green4481.10%-0.75%
Others7141.75%N/A
Majority4421.08%-
Turnout40,83658.43%+1.72%
Electorate69,894--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-7.72%-
Liberal Democrat gain from Labour

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour19,40649.24%-0.17%
Liberal Democrat13,75134.89%-5.07%
Conservative5,27413.38%+4.57%
Green7281.85%N/A
Minor2530.64%N/A
Majority5,65514.35%-
Turnout39,41256.70%-13.46%
Electorate69,506--
Swing from Liberal Democrat to Labour-2.45%-
Labour hold

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour23,75849.41%+10.03%
Liberal Democrat19,21339.96%-2.88%
Conservative4,2378.81%-7.41%
Minor6531.36%N/A
Others2210.46%N/A
Majority4,5459.45%-
Turnout48,08270.16%-6.32%
Electorate68,529--
Swing from Liberal Democrat to Labour-6.46%-
Labour gain from Liberal Democrat

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat22,77642.84%N/A
Labour20,93739.38%+1.41%
Conservative8,62616.22%-2.42%
Minor6201.17%N/A
Others2110.40%N/A
Majority1,8393.46%-
Turnout53,17076.48%+1.84%
Electorate69,522--
Swing-N/A-
Liberal Democrat gain from SDP-Liberal Alliance

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
SDP-Liberal Alliance22,24543.39%-2.72%
Labour19,46637.97%+7.87%
Conservative9,56118.65%-3.74%
Majority2,7795.42%-
Turnout51,27274.64%+3.85%
Electorate68,693--
Swing from SDP-Liberal Alliance to Labour-5.29%-
SDP-Liberal Alliance hold

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
SDP-Liberal Alliance21,85846.10%N/A
Labour14,27130.10%N/A
Conservative10,61622.39%N/A
Minor4630.98%N/A
Others2040.43%N/A
Majority7,58716.00%-
Turnout47,41270.79%N/A
Electorate66,976--
Swing-N/A-
SDP-Liberal Alliance win
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