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West Bromwich West

Shows the general election results for West Bromwich West, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 65,967 and a turnout of 54.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Adrian Bailey
Majority
4,460
Electorate
65,967
Turnout
54.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 52.1%
Con 39.7%
UKIP 6.4%
LD 0.9%
Green 0.9%

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 (%)
Adrian Bailey  Lab 18,789 52.1 4.7
Andrew Hardie  Con 14,329 39.7 15.8
Star Anderton  UKIP 2,320 6.4 -18.8
Flo Clucas * LD 333 0.9 -0.6
Robert Buckman * Green 323 0.9 -1.1
* 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 BNP Oth
2005 53.7% 22.8% 2.5% 10.2% 0.0% 0.0% 10.9%
2010 45.0% 29.3% 4.3% 12.0% 0.0% 9.4% 0.0%
2015 47.3% 23.9% 25.2% 1.6% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 52.1% 39.7% 6.4% 0.9% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2017

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 24.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 77.1%
451 West Bromwich West 12.4%
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%
430 West Bromwich West 52.1%
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%
647 West Bromwich West 54.7%
650 Glasgow North East 53.0%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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