Morley and Outwood

Shows the general election results for Morley and Outwood, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 70,788 and a turnout of 58.5%.


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 46.0%
Con 25.0%
Oth 19.0%
LD 10.0%

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 19,024 46.0
Notional Candidate  Con 10,355 25.0
Notional Candidate  Oth 7,851 19.0
Notional Candidate  LD 4,159 10.0

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
259 Morley and Outwood 20.9%
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%
382 Morley and Outwood 46.0%
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%
450 Morley and Outwood 58.5%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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