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Aldershot

Shows the general election results for Aldershot, which is a constituency in Hampshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 71,465 and a turnout of 63.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Howarth, Gerald
Majority
5,586
Electorate
71,465
Turnout
63.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 46.7%
LD 34.4%
Lab 12.1%
UKIP 4.5%
EIP 1.8%
Christian 0.5%

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 (%)
Howarth, Gerald  Con 21,203 46.7 2.7
Collett, Adrian  LD 15,617 34.4 5.5
Slater, Jonathan  Lab 5,489 12.1 -9.6
Snare, Robert * UKIP 2,041 4.5 2.1
Cowd, Gary * EIP 803 1.8 1.8
Brimicombe, Juliana * Christian 231 0.5 0.5
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP EIP Christian Oth
2005 44.0% 28.9% 21.7% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 3.0%
2010 46.7% 34.4% 12.1% 4.5% 1.8% 0.5% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
413 Aldershot 12.3%
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%
325 Aldershot 46.7%
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%
407 Aldershot 63.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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