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Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

Manchester Central

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

LAB

Labour

Lucy Powell Votes 38,490 header_vote_share 77.4 Net percentage change in seats +16.1
Party

CON

Conservative

Xingang Wang Votes 7,045 header_vote_share 14.2 Net percentage change in seats +0.6
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

John Bridges Votes 1,678 header_vote_share 3.4 Net percentage change in seats -0.7
Party

UKIP

UKIP

Kalvin Chapman Votes 1,469 header_vote_share 3.0 Net percentage change in seats -8.1
Party

GRN

Green Party

Rachael Shah Votes 846 header_vote_share 1.7 Net percentage change in seats -6.8
Party

PRTE

Pirate Party

Neil Blackburn Votes 192 header_vote_share 0.4 Net percentage change in seats -0.4

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

31,445

Turnout

55.1%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 77.4
Conservative 14.2
Liberal Democrat 3.4
UKIP 3.0
Green Party 1.7
Pirate Party 0.4

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+16.1
Conservative
+0.6
Pirate Party
-0.4
Liberal Democrat
-0.7
Green Party
-6.8
UKIP
-8.1

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Manchester Central: Labour hold

Election Graphic
BBC

Manchester Central: Labour hold

Labour's Lucy Powell has held on to the Manchester Central seat with 38,490.

The Conservatives Xingang Wang come second with 7,045.

Lucy Powell
BBC

Ms Powell increased her majority by 9,806.

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LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Lucy Powell
, have the following results:
  • 27,772 total votes taken.
  • 61.3% share of the total vote
  • +8.5% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Xingang Wang
, have the following results:
  • 6,133 total votes taken.
  • 13.5% share of the total vote
  • +1.7% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Myles Power
, have the following results:
  • 5,033 total votes taken.
  • 11.1% share of the total vote
  • +9.6% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Kieran Turner-Dave
, have the following results:
  • 3,838 total votes taken.
  • 8.5% share of the total vote
  • +6.2% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate John Reid
, have the following results:
  • 1,867 total votes taken.
  • 4.1% share of the total vote
  • -22.5% change in share of the votes
Pirate Party
, with candidate Loz Kaye
, have the following results:
  • 346 total votes taken.
  • 0.8% share of the total vote
  • +0.8% change in share of the votes
TUSC
, with candidate Alex Davidson
, have the following results:
  • 270 total votes taken.
  • 0.6% share of the total vote
  • +0.6% change in share of the votes
Communist League
, with candidate John Davies
, have the following results:
  • 72 total votes taken.
  • 0.2% share of the total vote
  • +0.2% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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