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Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

Shows the general election results for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock, which is a constituency in East Ayrshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 73,320 and a turnout of 62.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Osborne, Sandra
Majority
9,911
Electorate
73,320
Turnout
62.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 47.1%
Con 25.5%
SNP 18.0%
LD 9.3%

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 (%)
Osborne, Sandra  Lab 21,632 47.1 1.8
Grant, William  Con 11,721 25.5 2.4
Brodie, Charles  SNP 8,276 18.0 4.9
Taylor, James  LD 4,264 9.3 -4.8

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con SNP LD Oth SSP UKIP
2005 45.4% 23.2% 13.2% 14.1% 2.2% 1.2% 0.8%
2010 47.1% 25.5% 18.0% 9.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
262 Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock 21.6%
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%
312 Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock 47.1%
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%
448 Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock 62.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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