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Bethnal Green and Bow

Shows the general election results for Bethnal Green and Bow, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 74,500 and a turnout of 51.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2005 general election.

OTH
Other Gain
Notional Candidate
Majority
910
Electorate
74,500
Turnout
51.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2005
Oth 36.8%
Lab 34.4%
LD 12.3%
Con 11.9%
Green 4.5%

Party results

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Notional Candidate * Oth 14,121 36.8
Notional Candidate  Lab 13,211 34.4
Notional Candidate  LD 4,721 12.3
Notional Candidate  Con 4,583 11.9
Notional Candidate * Green 1,730 4.5
* Candidate lost their deposit

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
606 Bethnal Green and Bow 2.1%
650 Gillingham and Rainham 0.0%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.6%
1 Knowsley 71.8%
625 Bethnal Green and Bow 36.5%
650 Ochil and South Perthshire 31.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 61.1%
1 West Dorset 76.4%
598 Bethnal Green and Bow 51.5%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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