1931 General Election

Wakefield

Conservative gain from Labour / George Brown Hillman
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 ConservativeHillman, George Brown15,88157.4%+20.3%
 LabourSherwood, George Henry11,77442.6%-6.2%
Majority4,10714.8%N/A
Turnout27,65585.5%-0.1%
Swing+13.25%
By-election held due to the MP's death
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourGreenwood, Arthur13,58650.6%+8%
 ConservativeGreaves, AE13,24249.4%-8%
Majority3441.2%N/A
Turnout26,82883%-2.5%
Swing+8%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election
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