Manchester Gorton


General Election result, June 2001

Labour hold
Gerald Kaufman Labour 17,09962.8%
Jackie Pearcey LibDem 5,79521.3%
Christopher Causer Conservative 2,7059.9%
Bruce Bingham Green 8353.1%
Rashid Bhatti UKIP 4621.7%
Kirsty Muir Socialist Labour 3331.2%

Electorate 63,834; Turnout 42.7%; Majority 11,304 (41.5%)

Swing: 3.1% to LibDem from Lab; Declared: 10.37am


General Election result, May 1997

Labour hold
G Kaufman Labour 23,704 65.28%
J Pearcey LibDem 6,362 17.52%
G Senior Conservative 4,249 11.70%
K Hartley Referendum 812 2.24%
S Fitz-Gibbon Green 683 1.88%
T Wongsam Socialist Labour 501 1.38%

Electorate: 65,352; Turnout: 55.56%; Lab majority 17,342 (47.76%)

Swing from Lab to LibD of 0.30%


GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS SINCE 1983:

1983 				

Electorate 69,188 Turnout 43,867 67.9% 

G. B. Kaufman Lab 22,469 51.4% J. Kershaw Con 12,495 28.5% K.A.Whitmore Lib 8,348 19.0% Others 564 1.3% Lab majority: 8,348 19.0%

1987 Electorate 62,928 Turnout 45,258 70.4%

G. B. Kaufman Lab 24,614 54.4% J. Kershaw Con 10,550 23.3% K.A.Whitmore Lib 9,830 21.7% Others 253 0.6% Lab majority: 14,065 31.1%

1992 Electorate 60,995 Turnout 37,978 60.8%

G. B. Kaufman Lab 23,761 62.3% J. D. Bullock Con 7,392 19.5% C. P. Harris LD 5,327 14.0% Others 1,584 4.2% Lab majority: 16,279 42.81%


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