Election results for Newport East

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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Newport East - results
Election Candidate Party Votes % Outcome
John Griffiths Welsh Labour 9888 51% Elected
Nick Webb Welsh Conservative Party 4500 23% Not elected
Ed Townsend Welsh Liberal Democrats 3703 19% Not elected
Chris Paul Plaid Cymru 1369 7% Not elected
Voting Summary
Overview Number
Seats 1
Valid votes cast 19460
Electorate 55120
Number of ballot papers rejected 227
Share of the votes (%)
John Griffiths 51% Elected
Nick Webb 23% Not elected
Ed Townsend 19% Not elected
Chris Paul 7% Not elected
Rejected ballot papers
DescriptionNumber
Rejected ballots227
Total rejected227