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Cardiff Central

Shows the general election results for Cardiff Central, which is a constituency in Cardiff. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 59,288 and a turnout of 68.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Jo Stevens
Majority
17,196
Electorate
59,288
Turnout
68.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 62.4%
Con 19.8%
LD 13.4%
PC 2.5%
Green 1.0%
UKIP 0.8%

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 (%)
Jo Stevens  Lab 25,193 62.4 22.4
Gregory Stafford  Con 7,997 19.8 5.1
Eluned Parrott  LD 5,415 13.4 -13.7
Mark Hooper * PC 999 2.5 -2.5
Benjamin Smith * Green 420 1.0 -5.3
Mohammed Sarul-Islam * UKIP 343 0.8 -5.6
* 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 LD PC Green UKIP TUSC Ind MRLP Oth
2005 34.3% 9.2% 49.8% 3.5% 0.0% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1%
2010 28.8% 21.6% 41.4% 3.4% 1.6% 2.1% 0.4% 0.2% 0.4% 0.0%
2015 40.0% 14.7% 27.1% 5.0% 6.4% 6.5% 0.3% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 62.4% 19.8% 13.4% 2.5% 1.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%