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Blackley and Broughton

Shows the general election results for Blackley and Broughton, which is a constituency in North West. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 69,489 and a turnout of 49.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Stringer, Graham
Majority
12,303
Electorate
69,489
Turnout
49.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 54.3%
Con 18.3%
LD 14.2%
BNP 7.2%
Respect 2.9%
UKIP 2.6%
Christian 0.5%

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 (%)
Stringer, Graham  Lab 18,563 54.3 -8.2
Edsberg, James  Con 6,260 18.3 5.3
Hobhouse, William  LD 4,861 14.2 -4.9
Adams, Derek  BNP 2,469 7.2 7.2
Philips, Kay * Respect 996 2.9 2.9
Willescroft, Robert * UKIP 894 2.6 -2.7
Zaman, Shafiq-Uz * Christian 161 0.5 0.5
* 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 BNP Respect UKIP Christian
2005 62.5% 13.0% 19.1% 0.0% 0.0% 5.3% 0.0%
2010 54.3% 18.3% 14.2% 7.2% 2.9% 2.6% 0.5%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
50 Blackley and Broughton 36.0%
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%
97 Blackley and Broughton 54.3%
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%
646 Blackley and Broughton 49.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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