Just one in three current UKIP supporters voted CON at the 2010 general election. See split. twitter.com/MSmithsonPB/st…
— Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) November 25, 2012
Putting the UKIP surge in context for 2015?
The latest data from ComRes shows that one third of those now saying they will support UKIP voted Conservative at the last general election.
Disgruntled Lib Dems make up a large contingent but only 3% of them said they voted Labour.
This puts into context the potential electoral impact of Farage’s party have a significant increase in support next time.
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