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Amber Valley

Shows the general election results for Amber Valley, which is a constituency in Derbyshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 70,171 and a turnout of 65.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Mills, Nigel
Majority
536
Electorate
70,171
Turnout
65.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 38.6%
Lab 37.4%
LD 14.4%
BNP 7.0%
UKIP 2.0%
MRLP 0.6%

Party results and changes 2005 - 2010

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Mills, Nigel  Con 17,746 38.6 4.7
Mallaber, Judy  Lab 17,210 37.4 -9.0
Snowdon, Tom  LD 6,636 14.4 2.1
Clarke, Michael  BNP 3,195 7.0 7.0
Ransome, Sue * UKIP 906 2.0 0.3
Thing, Sam * MRLP 265 0.6 0.6
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD BNP UKIP MRLP Oth
2005 33.9% 46.5% 12.4% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 5.6%
2010 38.6% 37.4% 14.4% 7.0% 2.0% 0.6% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
626 Amber Valley 1.2%
650 Fermanagh and South Tyrone 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: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
578 Amber Valley 38.6%
650 Norwich South 29.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 65.1%
1 East Renfrewshire 77.3%
318 Amber Valley 65.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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