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Wales Results

Welsh Assembly Results
Party Welsh Labour Plaid Cymru Welsh Conservative UKIP Wales Welsh Liberal Democrat
Seats 29 12 11 7 1
Change −1 +1 −3 +7 −4

After 60 of 60 seats About these resultsResults in full

Latest headlines

  1. Labour win 29 seats - but fall short of a majority
  2. UKIP wins its first seats in the Assembly
  3. Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood ousts Labour in Rhondda
  4. Mapping the election - see party vote share by constituency across Wales

Results

Party Elected Seats Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

PC

Plaid Cymru

Elected Bethan Jenkins Dai Lloyd Seats 2 Votes 29,050 17.2% Net percentage change in seats +3.4
Party

CON

Welsh Conservative

Elected Suzy Davies Seats 1 Votes 25,414 15.0% Net percentage change in seats −2.8
Party

UKIP

UKIP Wales

Elected Caroline Jones Seats 1 Votes 23,096 13.7% Net percentage change in seats +9.4
Party

LAB

Welsh Labour

Elected - Seats 0 Votes 66,903 39.5% Net percentage change in seats −6.9
Party

LD

Welsh Liberal Democrat

Elected - Seats 0 Votes 10,946 6.5% Net percentage change in seats −0.5
Party

AWA

Abolish the Welsh Assembly Party

Elected - Seats 0 Votes 7,137 4.2% Net percentage change in seats +4.2
Party

GRN

Wales Green Party

Elected - Seats 0 Votes 4,420 2.6% Net percentage change in seats +0.1
Party

MRLP

Monster Raving Loony Party

Elected - Seats 0 Votes 1,106 0.7% Net percentage change in seats +0.7
Party

TUSC

TUSC

Elected - Seats 0 Votes 686 0.4% Net percentage change in seats −0.1
Party

CPB

Welsh Communist Party

Elected - Seats 0 Votes 431 0.3% Net percentage change in seats −0.0

Turnout

Turnout

43.2%

Latest updates

South Wales West region: UKIP takes fifth regional seat

Bethan Jenkins and Dai Lloyd for Plaid Cymru

Suzy Davies for the Conservatives 

Caroline Jones for UKIP 

Bethan Jenkins
BBC
Bethan Jenkins holds her regional seat for Plaid Cymru
Cemlyn Davies looks at the election contest in South Wales West
Cemlyn Davies looks at the contest for seats in South Wales West in the assembly election on 5 May.

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Visit this page for the latest updates, articles and videos about this region in the run-up to the Welsh Assembly Election, and for results from 10pm on Thursday 5 May 2016.

Welsh Parliament
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Region Profile

The South Wales West region is made up of seven constituencies. This region elects 11 members, seven directly elected constituency members and four additional members. It's a predominantly urban region, which includes Wales' second largest city, Swansea, which has a population of more than 240,300. It also has towns such as Neath and Port Talbot.There are also rural areas including the Gower peninsula - a very popular tourist destination which in 1956 became the first area in the UK to be designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The constituencies which make up South Wales West are: Aberavon, Bridgend, Gower, Neath, Ogmore, Swansea East, Swansea West. At the 2011 election, the Conservatives had 2 South Wales West regional AMs and Plaid Cymru and the Liberal Democrats had one each.

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