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Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk

Shows the general election results for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, which is a constituency in Scottish Borders. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 73,826 and a turnout of 66.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LD
Liberal Democrat Hold
Moore, Michael
Majority
5,675
Electorate
73,826
Turnout
66.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
LD 45.4%
Con 33.8%
Lab 10.2%
SNP 9.2%
UKIP 1.2%
SJP 0.3%

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 (%)
Moore, Michael  LD 22,230 45.4 3.5
Lamont, John  Con 16,555 33.8 4.9
Miller, Ian  Lab 5,003 10.2 -5.7
Wheelhouse, Paul  SNP 4,497 9.2 0.6
Fowler, Sherry * UKIP 595 1.2 -0.1
Black, Chris * SJP 134 0.3 0.3
* 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 SNP UKIP SJP Oth SSP
2005 41.8% 28.8% 15.9% 8.6% 1.3% 0.0% 2.0% 1.5%
2010 45.4% 33.8% 10.2% 9.2% 1.2% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
427 Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk 11.6%
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%
374 Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk 45.4%
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%
284 Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk 66.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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