Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney - Senedd Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney 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.

NameMerthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
RegionSouth Wales East
1st in 2021Labour
2nd in 2021Plaid Cymru
Swing To Lose22.01%
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Note: 'Swing To Lose' is the swing needed by the 2nd placed party against the 1st placed party to win the seat.

Electoral History

ElectionParty
Senedd Election 2021Labour
Senedd Election 2016Labour
Senedd Election 2011Labour

Senedd Election 2021

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour13,00961.50%+14.29%
Plaid Cymru3,69817.48%-0.51%
Conservative2,66512.60%+6.16%
Abolish the Welsh Assembly6563.10%N/A
Liberal Democrat4201.99%-3.44%
UKIP3821.81%-18.87%
Reform UK3241.53%N/A
Majority9,31144.02%
Turnout21,15434.80%-3.68%
Electorate60,787
Swing from
PC
to
LAB
7.40%
Swing from
CON
to
LAB
4.07%
Swing from
PC
to
CON
3.34%
Labour hold

Senedd Election 2016

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour9,76347.20%-7.06%
UKIP4,27720.68%N/A
Plaid Cymru3,72117.99%+9.19%
Conservative1,3316.44%+0.10%
Liberal Democrat1,1225.42%-7.41%
Green4692.27%N/A
Majority5,48626.52%
Turnout20,68338.48%+3.37%
Electorate53,754
Swing from
LAB
to
UKIP
13.87%
Swing from
LAB
to
PC
8.12%
Swing from
PC
to
UKIP
5.75%
Labour hold

Senedd Election 2011

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour10,48354.26%N/A
Minor3,43217.76%N/A
Liberal Democrat2,48012.84%N/A
Plaid Cymru1,7018.80%N/A
Conservative1,2246.34%N/A
Majority7,05136.50%
Turnout19,32035.11%N/A
Electorate55,031
Labour win
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