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Bradford East

Shows the general election results for Bradford East, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 70,389 and a turnout of 64.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Imran Hussain
Majority
20,540
Electorate
70,389
Turnout
64.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 65.4%
Con 20.4%
Ind 7.8%
UKIP 3.0%
LD 1.8%
Better for Bradford 0.9%
Green 0.6%

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 (%)
Imran Hussain  Lab 29,831 65.4 18.7
Mark Trafford  Con 9,291 20.4 9.1
David Ward  Ind 3,576 7.8 7.8
Jonathan Barras * UKIP 1,372 3.0 -6.9
Mark Jewell * LD 843 1.8 -27.7
Paul Parkins * Better for Bradford 420 0.9 0.9
Andy Stanford * Green 289 0.6 -1.5
* 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 Ind UKIP LD Better for Bradford Green British Democratic Party BNP NF Oth
2005 44.1% 17.4% 0.0% 0.0% 29.8% 0.0% 1.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.9%
2010 32.8% 26.8% 0.9% 0.0% 33.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.6% 0.5% 0.0%
2015 46.6% 11.3% 0.0% 9.9% 29.5% 0.0% 2.1% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 65.4% 20.4% 7.8% 3.0% 1.8% 0.9% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%