Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney parliamentary constituency
Election on 12 Dec 2019
2017 General election results
Winner Labour Hold (48.7% majority)
MP Gerald Jones
Turnout 60.5% (Total electorate: 55463)
Region Wales
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney candidates for General election, 2019
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EU Referendum Results
Votes for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Leave

58.35%

Remain

41.65%

Constituency result: Leave
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney results for General election, 2017

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Gerald Jones
Lab 22,407 66.8% +12.9
Pauline Alison Jorgensen
Con 6,073 18.1% +8.0
Amy Kitcher
Pla 2,740 8.2% -1.3
David Rowlands
UKI 1,484 4.4% -14.2
Bob Griffin
Lib 841 2.5% -1.6
Last four MPs
2017
Gerald Jones
Labour
2015
Gerald Jones
Labour
2010
Dai Havard
Labour
Demographics in Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney

Unemployment rate

6%
Very High
Ranked of 650

Levels of poor health

11.5%
Very High
Ranked of 650

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.2%
Very Low
Ranked of 650

Age

Housing

Ethnicity