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Paisley and Renfrewshire North

Shows the general election results for Paisley and Renfrewshire North, which is a constituency in Renfrewshire. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 63,076 and a turnout of 64.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2005 general election.

LAB
Labour Gain
Notional Candidate
Majority
11,001
Electorate
63,076
Turnout
64.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2005
Lab 45.7%
SNP 18.8%
LD 18.3%
Con 13.6%
SSP 1.6%
Oth 1.1%
UKIP 0.9%

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 18,697 45.7
Notional Candidate  SNP 7,696 18.8
Notional Candidate  LD 7,464 18.3
Notional Candidate  Con 5,566 13.6
Notional Candidate * SSP 646 1.6
Notional Candidate * Oth 444 1.1
Notional Candidate * UKIP 372 0.9
* Candidate lost their deposit

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
159 Paisley and Renfrewshire North 26.9%
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%
395 Paisley and Renfrewshire North 45.7%
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%
190 Paisley and Renfrewshire North 64.8%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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