Election results for Cardiff Central

National Assembly for Wales Elections (Constituency) 2011 - Thursday, 5 May 2011

How the results are displayed

Constituency Results - Candidates are displayed according to their share of the vote.

Regional Results - Candidates are displayed according to the percentage of the regional vote their party achieved. Where more than one list candidate from a particular party has been elected, their names are presented alphabetically. This does not necessarily reflect their position on the party’s candidate list.

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Cardiff Central - results
Election Candidate Party Votes % Outcome
Jenny Rathbone Welsh Labour 8954 38% Elected
Nigel Howells Welsh Liberal Democrats 8916 38% Not elected
Matthew James Smith Welsh Conservative Party 3559 15% Not elected
Christopher John Williams Plaid Cymru 1690 7% Not elected
Mathab Khan Independent 509 2% Not elected
Voting Summary
Overview Number
Seats 1
Valid votes cast 23628
Electorate 64347
Number of ballot papers rejected 302
Share of the votes (%)
Jenny Rathbone 38% Elected
Nigel Howells 38% Not elected
Matthew James Smith 15% Not elected
Christopher John Williams 7% Not elected
Mathab Khan 2% Not elected
Rejected ballot papers
DescriptionNumber
Rejected ballots302
Total rejected302