Aberavon

Aberavon is a constituency in Neath Port Talbot, Wales. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Stephen Kinnock (Labour) between 7 May 2015 to 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

From the home page you can access links to more information about Parliament during the election period.

2005 General Election

The 2005 General Election was held on 5 May 2005. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour
Majority
13,937
Electorate
50,685
Turnout
59.4%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Notional Candidate
Labour
18,077 60.0% 60.0%
Notional Candidate
Liberal Democrat
4,140 13.8% 13.8%
Notional Candidate
Plaid Cymru
3,545 11.8% 11.8%
Notional Candidate
Conservative
3,064 10.2% 10.2%
Notional Candidate
Other
768 2.6% 2.6%
Notional Candidate
Green Party
510 1.7% 1.7%