Kingston upon Hull East

Shows the general election results for Kingston upon Hull East, which is a constituency in Humberside. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 68,805 and a turnout of 47.6%.


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 56.1%
LD 20.2%
Con 13.0%
Oth 10.7%

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 18,361 56.1
Notional Candidate  LD 6,621 20.2
Notional Candidate  Con 4,258 13.0
Notional Candidate  Oth 3,513 10.7

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
71 Kingston upon Hull East 35.8%
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%
74 Kingston upon Hull East 56.1%
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%
633 Kingston upon Hull East 47.6%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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