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Aldridge-Brownhills

Shows the general election results for Aldridge-Brownhills, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 58,909 and a turnout of 65.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Shepherd, Richard
Majority
15,266
Electorate
58,909
Turnout
65.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 59.3%
Lab 19.8%
LD 17.7%
Green 2.2%
Christian 1.0%

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 (%)
Shepherd, Richard  Con 22,913 59.3 11.1
Hussain, Ashiq  Lab 7,647 19.8 -12.9
Jenkins, Ian  LD 6,833 17.7 5.8
MacNaughton, Karl * Green 847 2.2 2.2
Gray, Susan * Christian 394 1.0 1.0
* 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 Green Christian Oth UKIP
2005 48.2% 32.7% 11.9% 0.0% 0.0% 4.4% 2.8%
2010 59.3% 19.8% 17.7% 2.2% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
29 Aldridge-Brownhills 39.5%
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%
32 Aldridge-Brownhills 59.3%
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%
314 Aldridge-Brownhills 65.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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