Matt Singh is the founder of NumberCruncherPolitics, the political analysis site.
Half of Brits think gender equality has gone far enough.
What we can infer from this result about Labour’s wider electoral prospects is less clear. Jim McMahon has been widely praised, and it was a conscious decision by Labour to put their candidate front and centre, while their leader appeared almost exclusively on Ukip literature. Indeed the personal-versus-party vote is a theme likely to be revisited against the backdrop of next year's mayoral elections.