Ellesmere Port and Neston

Shows the general election results for Ellesmere Port and Neston, which is a constituency in Cheshire. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 68,481 and a turnout of 61.3%.


Summary of the key information for the 2005 general election.

Labour Gain
Notional Candidate

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2005
Lab 48.7%
Con 32.7%
LD 15.7%
UKIP 2.9%

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  Lab 20,449 48.7
Notional Candidate  Con 13,736 32.7
Notional Candidate  LD 6,600 15.7
Notional Candidate * UKIP 1,201 2.9
* Candidate lost their deposit

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
363 Ellesmere Port and Neston 16.0%
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%
263 Ellesmere Port and Neston 48.7%
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%
351 Ellesmere Port and Neston 61.3%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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