West Midlands Combined Authority Mayoral election

General election 2017

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West Midlands Combined Authority Mayoral election

Results for the West Midlands Combined Authority Mayoral election

How people voted in Sandwell

First preference

  • James Burn - Green Party - 2,032
  • Pete Durnell - UK Independence Party (UKIP) - 4,704
  • Beverley Anne Nielsen - Liberal Democrats - 2,029
  • Sion Llewelyn Simon - Labour and Co-operative Party - 29,085
  • Graham John Stevenson - Communist - 672
  • Andy Street - The Conservative Party - 14,361

Total number of votes: 53,657
Total number of rejected votes: 774
Turnout: 23.27%

As no-one achieved 50% across the West Midlands, the Labour and Conservative candidates are carried forward to the second stage. The ballot papers from the other candidates are then redistributed in accordance with their second preference votes. Any for the top two candidates are added to their first stage totals.

Second preference votes in Sandwell

  • Sion Llewelyn Simon - Labour and Co-operative Party - 2,476
  • Andy Street - The Conservative Party - 2,260
  • Not counted/rejected 4,701

Total number of second preference votes counted: 9,437