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Stirling

Shows the general election results for Stirling, which is a constituency in Stirling. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,080 and a turnout of 70.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
McGuire, Anne
Majority
8,304
Electorate
66,080
Turnout
70.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 41.8%
Con 24.0%
SNP 17.3%
LD 14.5%
Green 1.6%
UKIP 0.8%

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 (%)
McGuire, Anne  Lab 19,558 41.8 5.8
Dalrymple, Bob  Con 11,254 24.0 -1.1
Lindsay, Alison  SNP 8,091 17.3 4.7
Reed, Graham  LD 6,797 14.5 -6.2
Ruskell, Mark * Green 746 1.6 -1.4
Henke, Paul * UKIP 395 0.8 0.4
* 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 SNP LD Green UKIP Oth SSP
2005 36.0% 25.1% 12.6% 20.7% 3.0% 0.5% 1.1% 1.0%
2010 41.8% 24.0% 17.3% 14.5% 1.6% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
311 Stirling 17.7%
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%
486 Stirling 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%
108 Stirling 70.9%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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