Skip to main content
Menu

Aberavon

Shows the general election results for Aberavon, which is a constituency in Neath Port Talbot. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 50,838 and a turnout of 60.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Francis, Hywel
Majority
11,039
Electorate
50,838
Turnout
60.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 51.9%
LD 16.3%
Con 14.2%
PC 7.1%
BNP 4.1%
Ind 3.0%
NMB 1.8%
UKIP 1.6%

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 (%)
Francis, Hywel  Lab 16,073 51.9 -8.1
Davies, Keith  LD 5,034 16.3 2.5
Jones, Caroline  Con 4,411 14.2 4.1
Nicholls-Jones, Paul  PC 2,198 7.1 -4.7
Edwards, Kevin * BNP 1,276 4.1 4.1
Tutton, Andrew * Ind 919 3.0 3.0
Beany, Captain * NMB 558 1.8 1.8
Callan, Joe * UKIP 489 1.6 1.6
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con PC BNP Ind NMB UKIP Oth Green
2005 60.0% 13.8% 10.2% 11.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6% 1.7%
2010 51.9% 16.3% 14.2% 7.1% 4.1% 3.0% 1.8% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
51 Aberavon 35.7%
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.

View full list
Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
159 Aberavon 51.9%
650 Norwich South 29.4%

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

View full list
Highest % turnout Average: 65.1%
1 East Renfrewshire 77.3%
501 Aberavon 60.9%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

View full list