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Birmingham, Perry Barr

Shows the general election results for Birmingham, Perry Barr, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 71,304 and a turnout of 59%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Mahmood, Khalid
Majority
11,908
Electorate
71,304
Turnout
59%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 50.3%
LD 22.0%
Con 21.3%
UKIP 4.0%
SLP 1.3%
Christian 1.2%

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 (%)
Mahmood, Khalid  Lab 21,142 50.3 4.0
Hamilton, Karen  LD 9,234 22.0 -4.1
Norton, William  Con 8,960 21.3 4.0
Ward, Melvin * UKIP 1,675 4.0 1.6
Tyrrell, John * SLP 527 1.3 1.3
Hey-Smith, Deborah * Christian 507 1.2 1.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con UKIP SLP Christian Oth
2005 46.3% 26.1% 17.3% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 7.9%
2010 50.3% 22.0% 21.3% 4.0% 1.3% 1.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
149 Birmingham, Perry Barr 28.3%
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%
211 Birmingham, Perry Barr 50.3%
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%
549 Birmingham, Perry Barr 59.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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