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Salford and Eccles

Shows the general election results for Salford and Eccles, which is a constituency in North West. In 2015 it had a total electorate of 74,291 and a turnout of 58.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2015 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Rebecca Long Bailey
Majority
12,541
Electorate
74,291
Turnout
58.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2015
Lab 49.4%
Con 20.4%
UKIP 18.0%
Green 5.2%
LD 3.7%
We Are The Reality Party 1.6%
TUSC 1.2%
Pirate 0.4%

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 (%)
Rebecca Long Bailey  Lab 21,364 49.4 9.3
Greg Downes  Con 8,823 20.4 -0.1
Paul Doyle  UKIP 7,806 18.0 15.4
Emma Van Dyke  Green 2,251 5.2 5.2
Charlie Briggs * LD 1,614 3.7 -22.6
Bez Berry * We Are The Reality Party 703 1.6 1.6
Noreen Bailey * TUSC 517 1.2 -0.6
Sam Clark * Pirate 183 0.4 0.4
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2015

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con UKIP Green LD We Are The Reality Party TUSC Pirate BNP Eng Dem Ind Oth
2005 45.6% 33.6% 0.7% 0.0% 19.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
2010 40.1% 20.5% 2.6% 0.0% 26.3% 0.0% 1.8% 0.0% 6.3% 1.5% 0.9% 0.0%
2015 49.4% 20.4% 18.0% 5.2% 3.7% 1.6% 1.2% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2015

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.3%
255 Salford and Eccles 29.0%
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%
335 Salford and Eccles 49.4%
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%
585 Salford and Eccles 58.2%
650 Stoke-on-Trent Central 51.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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