Sunderland South - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Sunderland South 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.

NameSunderland South
RegionNorth East
Current StatusAbolished

History

ElectionParty
Election 2005Labour
Election 2001Labour
Election 1997Labour
Election 1992Labour
Election 1987Labour
Election 1983Labour

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour17,98258.55%-5.33%
Conservative6,92322.54%+2.49%
Liberal Democrat4,49214.63%+2.84%
Minor1,1663.80%N/A
Others1490.49%N/A
Majority11,05936.01%-
Turnout30,71249.83%+1.54%
Electorate61,632--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-3.91%-
Labour hold

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour19,92163.88%-4.19%
Conservative6,25420.05%+1.18%
Liberal Democrat3,67511.78%+0.25%
Minor5761.85%N/A
UKIP4701.51%-0.02%
Others2910.93%N/A
Majority13,66743.82%-
Turnout31,18748.29%-10.47%
Electorate64,577--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-2.68%-
Labour hold

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour27,17468.06%+10.12%
Conservative7,53618.88%-10.49%
Liberal Democrat4,60611.54%+0.02%
UKIP6091.53%N/A
Majority19,63849.19%-
Turnout39,92558.77%-11.11%
Electorate67,937--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-10.30%-
Labour hold

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour29,39957.94%+3.88%
Conservative14,89829.36%-1.04%
Liberal Democrat5,84411.52%N/A
Green5961.17%+0.21%
Majority14,50128.58%-
Turnout50,73769.88%-1.26%
Electorate72,608--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-2.46%-
Labour hold

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour28,82354.06%+8.37%
Conservative16,21030.40%-4.20%
SDP-Liberal Alliance7,76814.57%-5.14%
Green5160.97%N/A
Majority12,61323.66%-
Turnout53,31771.14%+4.51%
Electorate74,947--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-6.29%-
Labour hold

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour22,86945.69%N/A
Conservative17,32134.60%N/A
SDP-Liberal Alliance9,86519.71%N/A
Majority5,54811.08%-
Turnout50,05566.63%N/A
Electorate75,124--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
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