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Birmingham, Erdington

Shows the general election results for Birmingham, Erdington, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,405 and a turnout of 53.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Dromey, Jack
Majority
3,277
Electorate
66,405
Turnout
53.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 41.8%
Con 32.6%
LD 16.2%
BNP 5.1%
UKIP 2.4%
Ind 0.7%
NF 0.6%
Christian 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 (%)
Dromey, Jack  Lab 14,869 41.8 -11.1
Alden, Robert  Con 11,592 32.6 9.7
Holtom, Ann  LD 5,742 16.2 0.3
McHugh, Kevin  BNP 1,815 5.1 5.1
Nattrass, Mark * UKIP 842 2.4 0.0
Tomkins, Tony * Ind 240 0.7 0.7
Williams, Terry * NF 229 0.6 0.6
Gray, Timothy * Christian 217 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 Lab Con LD BNP UKIP Ind NF Christian Oth
2005 52.9% 22.9% 15.8% 0.0% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.0%
2010 41.8% 32.6% 16.2% 5.1% 2.4% 0.7% 0.6% 0.6% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
467 Birmingham, Erdington 9.2%
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%
480 Birmingham, Erdington 41.8%
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%
632 Birmingham, Erdington 53.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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