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Election for the constituency of Manchester, Gorton on 8 June 2017

An election to the 57th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Manchester, Gorton, held as part of the general election on 8 June 2017.

Labour hold by Afzal Khan with a majority of 31,730 - 69.0% - on a turnout of 61.0%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
KHAN, Afzal Lab 35,085 76.3% 9.3%
JARADAT, Shaden Con 3,355 7.3% -2.4%
GALLOWAY, George Ind 2,615 5.7% -
PEARCEY, Jackie LD 2,597 5.7% 1.4%
MAYO, Jess Green 1,038 2.3% -7.5%
ECKERSLEY, Phil UKIP 952 2.1% -6.1%
ABIDOGUN, Kemi CPA 233 0.5% -
HOPKINS, David Ind 51 0.1% -
CLIFFORD, Peter Comm L 27 0.1% -

An electorate of 75,362, having a valid vote count of 45,953 and an invalid vote count of 145.

Result declared at 03:26 on 9 June 2017. Declarations times do not form part of election declarations and should be regarded as indicative rather than official.

Under section 13(b) of the Representation of the People Act 1985, a candidate gaining 5% or less of the vote share will forfeit their deposit.