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Bassetlaw

Shows the general election results for Bassetlaw, which is a constituency in Nottinghamshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 76,513 and a turnout of 64.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Mann, John
Majority
8,215
Electorate
76,513
Turnout
64.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 50.5%
Con 33.9%
LD 11.2%
UKIP 3.6%
Ind 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 (%)
Mann, John  Lab 25,018 50.5 -2.5
Girling, Keith  Con 16,803 33.9 -1.2
Dobbie, David  LD 5,570 11.2 -0.7
Evans, Andrea * UKIP 1,779 3.6 3.6
Whitehurst, Grahame * Ind 407 0.8 0.8
* 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 LD UKIP Ind
2005 53.0% 35.1% 12.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 50.5% 33.9% 11.2% 3.6% 0.8%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
335 Bassetlaw 16.6%
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%
202 Bassetlaw 50.5%
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%
354 Bassetlaw 64.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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