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.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
16,761
Electorate
49,892
Turnout
66.7%

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
Stephen Kinnock
Labour
22,662 68.1% 19.2%
Sadie Vidal
Conservative
5,901 17.7% 5.9%
Andrew Bennison
Plaid Cymru
2,761 8.3% -3.3%
Caroline Jones
UK Independence Party
1,345 4.0% -11.7%
Cen Phillips
Liberal Democrat
599 1.8% -2.6%