Cardiff West - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Cardiff West 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.

NameCardiff West
RegionWales
1st in 2019Labour
2nd in 2019Conservative
Swing To Lose10.15%
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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
Election 2019 (New Boundaries)Labour
Election 2019Labour
Election 2017Labour
Election 2015Labour
Election 2010Labour
Election 2005 (New Boundaries)Labour
Election 2005Labour
Election 2001Labour
Election 1997Labour
Election 1992Labour
Election 1987Labour
Election 1983Conservative
Election 1979Speaker
Election 1974 (October)Labour
Election 1974 (February)Labour

Election 2019 (New Boundaries)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour26,05150.15%-1.62%
Conservative15,50529.85%+1.87%
Plaid Cymru4,4198.51%+0.14%
Liberal Democrat2,7495.29%-0.62%
Reform UK1,9173.69%N/A
Green1,1412.20%-0.26%
Minor1590.31%N/A
Majority10,54620.30%-
Turnout51,94170.24%+2.84%
Electorate73,947--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-1.74%-
Labour hold

Election 2019

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour23,90851.77%-4.90%
Conservative12,92227.98%-1.77%
Plaid Cymru3,8648.37%-1.11%
Liberal Democrat2,7315.91%+3.31%
Brexit Party1,6193.51%N/A
Green1,1332.45%N/A
Majority10,98623.79%-
Turnout46,17767.40%-2.43%
Electorate68,508--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-1.56%-
Labour hold

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour26,42556.67%+16.02%
Conservative13,87429.75%+4.60%
Plaid Cymru4,4189.47%-4.45%
Liberal Democrat1,2142.60%-2.12%
UKIP6981.50%-9.74%
Majority12,55126.92%-
Turnout46,62969.83%+4.24%
Electorate66,775--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-5.71%-
Labour hold

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour17,80340.65%-0.59%
Conservative11,01425.15%-4.50%
Plaid Cymru6,09613.92%+6.92%
UKIP4,92311.24%+8.51%
Liberal Democrat2,0694.72%-12.82%
Green1,7043.89%+2.06%
Minor1830.42%N/A
Majority6,78915.50%-
Turnout43,79265.59%+0.36%
Electorate66,762--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-1.95%-
Labour hold

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,89441.25%-2.80%
Conservative12,14329.65%+6.46%
Liberal Democrat7,18617.54%-0.31%
Plaid Cymru2,8687.00%-5.53%
UKIP1,1172.73%N/A
Green7501.83%N/A
Majority4,75111.60%-
Turnout40,95865.23%+7.24%
Electorate62,787--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-4.63%-
Labour hold

Election 2005 (New Boundaries)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,59844.04%-1.47%
Conservative8,73923.19%+1.31%
Liberal Democrat6,73017.86%+0.32%
Plaid Cymru4,72412.54%+0.05%
Others8942.37%N/A
Majority7,85920.85%-
Turnout37,68558.00%+0.33%
Electorate64,977--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-1.39%-
Labour hold

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour15,72945.51%-9.04%
Conservative7,56221.88%+0.54%
Liberal Democrat6,06017.53%+4.45%
Plaid Cymru4,31612.49%+2.82%
UKIP7272.10%+0.75%
Minor1670.48%N/A
Majority8,16723.63%-
Turnout34,56157.67%-0.75%
Electorate59,931--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-4.79%-
Labour hold

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour18,59454.56%-5.77%
Conservative7,27321.34%-0.18%
Liberal Democrat4,45813.08%+2.24%
Plaid Cymru3,2969.67%+4.83%
UKIP4621.36%N/A
Majority11,32133.22%-
Turnout34,08358.41%-10.79%
Electorate58,348--
Swing from Labour to Conservative-2.79%-
Labour hold

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour24,29760.32%+7.12%
Conservative8,66921.52%-11.34%
Liberal Democrat4,36610.84%-0.11%
Plaid Cymru1,9494.84%+2.26%
Minor9962.47%N/A
Majority15,62838.80%-
Turnout40,27769.21%-8.31%
Electorate58,198--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-9.23%-
Labour hold

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour24,30653.20%+7.67%
Conservative15,01532.87%-3.60%
Liberal Democrat5,00210.95%N/A
Plaid Cymru1,1772.58%+0.93%
Minor1840.40%N/A
Majority9,29120.34%-
Turnout45,68477.51%-0.32%
Electorate58,936--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-5.64%-
Labour hold

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour20,32945.53%+11.92%
Conservative16,28436.47%-1.49%
SDP-Liberal Alliance7,30016.35%-9.14%
Plaid Cymru7361.65%-0.43%
Majority4,0459.06%-
Turnout44,64977.84%+8.21%
Electorate57,363--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-6.71%-
Labour gain from Conservative

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative15,47237.96%N/A
Labour13,69833.61%N/A
SDP-Liberal Alliance10,38825.49%N/A
Plaid Cymru8482.08%-8.28%
Ecology3520.86%N/A
Majority1,7744.35%-
Turnout40,75869.63%+8.85%
Electorate58,538--
Swing-N/A-
Conservative gain from Speaker

Election 1979

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Speaker27,03585.57%N/A
Plaid Cymru3,27210.36%+4.83%
Others1,2874.07%N/A
Majority23,76375.21%-
Turnout31,59460.78%-8.96%
Electorate51,982--
Swing-N/A-
Speaker gain from Labour

Election 1974 (October)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour18,15349.99%+5.99%
Conservative11,48131.62%-3.57%
Liberal4,66912.86%-2.44%
Plaid Cymru2,0085.53%+0.02%
Majority6,67218.37%-
Turnout36,31169.73%-3.84%
Electorate52,070--
Swing from Conservative to Labour-4.78%-
Labour hold

Election 1974 (February)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour16,71244.00%N/A
Conservative13,36635.19%N/A
Liberal5,81215.30%N/A
Plaid Cymru2,0935.51%N/A
Majority3,3468.81%-
Turnout37,98373.57%N/A
Electorate51,626--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
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