Barking

Barking is a constituency in London, England. The seat has been held by Dame Margaret Hodge (Labour) since May 2010.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
15,272
Electorate
73,977
Turnout
58.2%

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
Margaret Hodge
Labour
24,826 57.7% 3.4%
Roger Gravett
UK Independence Party
9,554 22.2% 19.3%
Mina Rahman
Conservative
7,019 16.3% -1.5%
Tony Rablen
Green Party
897 2.1% 1.4%
Peter Wilcock
Liberal Democrat
562 1.3% -6.9%
Joseph Mambuliya
TUSC
183 0.4% 0.4%