Barking

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

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
21,608
Electorate
77,022
Turnout
61.9%

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
32,319 67.8% 10.1%
Minesh Talati
Conservative
10,711 22.5% 6.2%
Roger Gravett
UK Independence Party
3,031 6.4% -15.8%
Shannon Butterfield
Green Party
724 1.5% -0.6%
Pauline Pearce
Liberal Democrat
599 1.3% -0.0%
Noel Falvey
Independent
295 0.6% 0.6%