Please note this website was created for the 2015 General Election. Due to the lack of preparation time, we have not updated this website for the 2017 Election. Why?
Please note that we are currently updating our website to represent the results of the 2015 General Election, the newly elected MPs and their respective constituencies.
The Leeds West constituency has a total population of 93,379, of which 74,183 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.4%).
Leeds West ranks 489th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 382th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Rachel Jane Reeves (born 13 February 1979) is a British Labour Party politician and an economist. She has served as the Member of Parliament for Leeds West since 2010.
Reeves is the current Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rachel_Reeves
Election turnout for the Leeds West constituency in 2015 was 59.20%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Anne Murgatroyd||UK Independence Party||Female||-||-||-|
|Ben Mayor||Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition||Male||-||-||-|
|Laura Coyle||Liberal Democrat||Female||-||-||-|
|Matthew West||Cannabis is Safer than Alcohol||Male||-||-||-|
|Rachel Reeves||Labour||Female||13 February 1979 (39)||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Coleman, Ruth|
Election turnout for the Leeds West constituency in 2010 was 57.5%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
This graph shows the results from 77 people in the Leeds West constituency who have taken our quiz, displaying which party best matches their opinions of the series of questions we ask.
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