Worsley and Eccles South

Shows the general election results for Worsley and Eccles South, which is a constituency in North West. In 2005 it had a total electorate of 71,904 and a turnout of 54.3%.


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 53.3%
Con 27.7%
LD 12.9%
UKIP 6.1%

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 20,804 53.3
Notional Candidate  Con 10,803 27.7
Notional Candidate  LD 5,044 12.9
Notional Candidate  UKIP 2,386 6.1

Highest and lowest 2005

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Easington 58.4%
177 Worsley and Eccles South 25.6%
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%
116 Worsley and Eccles South 53.3%
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%
547 Worsley and Eccles South 54.3%
650 South Staffordshire 37.6%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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