Hackney South and Shoreditch

Shows the general election results for Hackney South and Shoreditch, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 59,801 and a turnout of 51.3%.


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 52.7%
LD 21.3%
Con 13.8%
Oth 6.7%
Green 5.5%

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  Lab 16,178 52.7
Notional Candidate  LD 6,549 21.3
Notional Candidate  Con 4,230 13.8
Notional Candidate  Oth 2,042 6.7
Notional Candidate  Green 1,698 5.5

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
101 Hackney South and Shoreditch 31.4%
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%
131 Hackney South and Shoreditch 52.7%
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%
600 Hackney South and Shoreditch 51.3%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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