General Elections - Southwest Summary

General Elections in the South West since the formation of the PEOPLE movement and Ecology Party. These are the results for seats within the current boundaries of the South West region as defined for EU election purposes.

 

Year

SW Seats

Con

LD+SDP+All.

Lab

Green Cnds
(SW /Nat incl Scotland)

SW Green share across seats ccontested

2015

55

51

0

4

54 / 573
28 / 131 deposits saved

5.9%

2010

55

36

15

4

40 / 335

 0 / 7 deposits saved

1.56%

2005

51

22

16

13

 21 / 203
3 / 24 deposits saved

 3.1%

2001

51

20

15

16

 16 / 145
 0 / 10 deposits saved

 2.51%

1997

51

22

14

15

 13 /95

 1.33%

1992

48

38

6

4

 26 / 253 (+3 Green/Plaid Cymru Alliance)

 1.28%

1987

48

44

3

1

 9 / 134

 1.81%

1983

48

44

3

1

 16 / 108

 0.97%

43

35

1

7

18 / 53

 1.54

1974 (Oct)

1947 (Feb)

43

33

3

7

PEOPLE stood 6 and 5 candidates nationally but none in the SouthWest

The first candidates in 1974 stood for PEOPLE, by 1979 the Ecology Party had been formed and by 1987 the name had changes to Green Party

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