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Bradford West

Shows the general election results for Bradford West, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 63,372 and a turnout of 63.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Naz Shah
Majority
11,420
Electorate
63,372
Turnout
63.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Lab 49.6%
Respect 21.2%
Con 15.3%
UKIP 7.8%
LD 2.9%
Green 2.7%
Ind 0.2%
Eng Dem 0.2%

Party results and changes 2010 - 2015

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Naz Shah  Lab 19,977 49.6 4.2
George Galloway  Respect 8,557 21.2 18.2
George Grant  Con 6,160 15.3 -15.9
Harry Boota  UKIP 3,140 7.8 5.8
Alun Griffiths * LD 1,173 2.9 -8.8
Celia Hickson * Green 1,085 2.7 0.4
James Kirkcaldy * Ind 100 0.2 0.2
Therese Hirst * Eng Dem 98 0.2 0.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Respect Con UKIP LD Green Ind Eng Dem BNP DN Oth
2005 39.7% 0.0% 31.4% 0.0% 19.0% 3.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.9%
2010 45.3% 3.1% 31.1% 2.0% 11.7% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 3.4% 1.1% 0.0%
2015 49.6% 21.2% 15.3% 7.8% 2.9% 2.7% 0.2% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
262 Bradford West 28.3%
650 Gower 0.1%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 50.0%
1 Liverpool, Walton 81.3%
327 Bradford West 49.6%
650 Belfast South 24.5%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 66.2%
1 East Dunbartonshire 81.9%
447 Bradford West 63.6%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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