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Ochil and South Perthshire

Shows the general election results for Ochil and South Perthshire, which is a constituency in Clackmannanshire. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 70,731 and a turnout of 66%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2005 general election.

LAB
Labour Gain
Notional Candidate
Majority
688
Electorate
70,731
Turnout
66%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2005
Lab 31.4%
SNP 29.9%
Con 21.5%
LD 13.3%
Green 2.1%
SSP 0.9%
UKIP 0.6%
Oth 0.4%

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 14,645 31.4
Notional Candidate  SNP 13,957 29.9
Notional Candidate  Con 10,021 21.5
Notional Candidate  LD 6,218 13.3
Notional Candidate * Green 978 2.1
Notional Candidate * SSP 420 0.9
Notional Candidate * UKIP 275 0.6
Notional Candidate * Oth 183 0.4
* Candidate lost their deposit

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
618 Ochil and South Perthshire 1.5%
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%
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%
154 Ochil and South Perthshire 66.0%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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