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Salford and Eccles

Shows the general election results for Salford and Eccles, which is a constituency in North West. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 78,080 and a turnout of 61%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Rebecca Long Bailey
Majority
19,132
Electorate
78,080
Turnout
61%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 65.5%
Con 25.3%
UKIP 4.9%
LD 2.7%
Green 1.7%

Party results and changes 2015 - 2017

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 31,168 65.5 16.1
Jason Sugarman  Con 12,036 25.3 4.9
Christopher Barnes * UKIP 2,320 4.9 -13.2
John Reid * LD 1,286 2.7 -1.0
Wendy Olsen * Green 809 1.7 -3.5
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con UKIP LD Green WARP TUSC Prte BNP ED Ind Oth
2005 45.6% 33.6% 0.7% 19.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
2010 40.1% 20.5% 2.6% 26.3% 0.0% 0.0% 1.8% 0.0% 6.3% 1.5% 0.9% 0.0%
2015 49.4% 20.4% 18.0% 3.7% 5.2% 1.6% 1.2% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 65.5% 25.3% 4.9% 2.7% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
103 Salford and Eccles 40.2%
650 North East Fife 0.0%

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: 55.9%
1 Liverpool, Walton 85.7%
72 Salford and Eccles 65.5%
650 Ceredigion 29.2%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 68.8%
1 Twickenham 79.5%
599 Salford and Eccles 61.0%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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