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Aberavon

Shows the general election results for Aberavon, which is a constituency in Neath Port Talbot. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 49,892 and a turnout of 66.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Stephen Kinnock
Majority
16,761
Electorate
49,892
Turnout
66.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 68.1%
Con 17.7%
PC 8.3%
UKIP 4.0%
LD 1.8%

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 (%)
Stephen Kinnock  Lab 22,662 68.1 19.2
Sadie Vidal  Con 5,901 17.7 5.9
Andrew Bennison  PC 2,761 8.3 -3.3
Caroline Jones * UKIP 1,345 4.0 -11.7
Cen Phillips * LD 599 1.8 -2.6
* 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 PC UKIP LD Ind Green SLP TUSC BNP NMB Oth
2005 60.0% 10.2% 11.8% 0.0% 13.8% 0.0% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6%
2010 51.9% 14.2% 7.1% 1.6% 16.3% 3.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.1% 1.8% 0.0%
2015 48.9% 11.9% 11.6% 15.8% 4.4% 3.6% 2.3% 1.1% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 68.1% 17.7% 8.3% 4.0% 1.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%