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Bath

Shows the general election results for Bath, which is a constituency in Avon. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,686 and a turnout of 70.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LD
Liberal Democrat Hold
Foster, Don
Majority
11,883
Electorate
66,686
Turnout
70.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
LD 56.6%
Con 31.4%
Lab 6.9%
Green 2.4%
UKIP 1.9%
Christian 0.5%
Ind 0.1%
Ind 0.1%
ATSP 0.1%

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 (%)
Foster, Don  LD 26,651 56.6 11.2
Richter, Fabian  Con 14,768 31.4 -0.5
Ajderian, Hattie  Lab 3,251 6.9 -7.5
Lucas, Eric * Green 1,120 2.4 -3.6
Warrender, Ernie * UKIP 890 1.9 0.2
Hewett, Steve * Christian 250 0.5 0.5
Onymous, Anon * Ind 69 0.1 0.1
Geddis, Sean * Ind 56 0.1 0.1
Craig, Robert * ATSP 31 0.1 0.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year LD Con Lab Green UKIP Christian Ind Ind ATSP Oth
2005 45.4% 31.9% 14.4% 6.0% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.6%
2010 56.6% 31.4% 6.9% 2.4% 1.9% 0.5% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
200 Bath 25.2%
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%
59 Bath 56.6%
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%
113 Bath 70.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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