Obuasi West was created in 2012 after the Obuasi constituency was split into two: Obuasi West and Obuasi East constituencies.
Obuasi West constituency is considered a stronghold of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). The party emerges victorious continuously in all past six elections; from 1996-2016.
In the parliamentary front, the story is no different. The incumbent NPP Member of Parliament (MP), Kweku Kwarteng won in 2016 with 32,049 out of the total vote cast, representing 68.5%.
He is seeking reelection.
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