Results by candidate for 2008 LONDON 2008

Candidate name Party 1st choice votes 1st choice % 2nd choice votes 2nd choice %
Boris Johnson Conservative Party 1,043,761 42.48% 257,792 10.49%
Ken Livingstone The Labour Party 893,877 36.38% 303,198 12.34%
Brian Paddick Liberal Democrats 236,685 9.63% 641,412 26.11%
Siân Berry Green Party 77,374 3.15% 331,727 13.50%
Richard Barnbrook British National Party 69,710 2.84% 128,609 5.23%
Alan Craig Christian Peoples Alliance and Christian Party 39,249 1.60% 80,140 3.26%
Gerard Batten UK Independence Party 22,422 0.91% 113,651 4.63%
Lindsey German Left List 16,796 0.68% 35,057 1.43%
Matt O'Connor English Democrats 10,695 0.44% 73,538 2.99%
Winston McKenzie Independent 5,389 0.22% 38,954 1.59%

Turnout and Technical Information

Areas counted Votes
Electorate 5,419,913
Papers counted / turnout 2,456,990
Turnout 45.33%
Change in turnout from 2004
Good votes
1st choice
2nd choice
2,415,958
2,004,078
Rejected votes *
1st choice
2nd choice
41,032
412,054
Rejected votes totals include:
Blank **(no votes cast)
No 2nd preference ***
13,034
407,840