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Manchester Central

Shows the general election results for Manchester Central, which is a constituency in North West. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 90,261 and a turnout of 55.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Lucy Powell
Majority
31,445
Electorate
90,261
Turnout
55.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Lab 77.4%
Con 14.2%
LD 3.4%
UKIP 3.0%
Green 1.7%
Pirate 0.4%

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 (%)
Lucy Powell  Lab 38,490 77.4 16.1
Xingang Wang  Con 7,045 14.2 0.6
John Bridges * LD 1,678 3.4 -0.7
Kalvin Chapman * UKIP 1,469 3.0 -8.1
Rachael Shah * Green 846 1.7 -6.8
Neil Blackburn * Pirate 192 0.4 -0.4
* 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 UKIP Green Pirate TUSC Comm Leagu BNP SLP Ind WRP SEP Oth
2005 59.3% 10.4% 21.0% 1.8% 4.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
2010 52.7% 11.8% 26.6% 1.5% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.1% 0.4% 0.3% 0.1% 0.1% 0.0%
2015 61.3% 13.5% 4.1% 11.1% 8.5% 0.8% 0.6% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 77.4% 14.2% 3.4% 3.0% 1.7% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%