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Bolton South East

Shows the general election results for Bolton South East, which is a constituency in North West. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 69,499 and a turnout of 57%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Qureshi, Yasmin
Majority
8,634
Electorate
69,499
Turnout
57%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 47.4%
Con 25.6%
LD 15.9%
BNP 5.1%
UKIP 3.9%
Green 1.6%
CPA 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 (%)
Qureshi, Yasmin  Lab 18,782 47.4 -8.3
Morgan, Andy  Con 10,148 25.6 2.9
O'Hanlon, Donal  LD 6,289 15.9 -2.2
Spink, Mary  BNP 2,012 5.1 5.1
Sidaway, Ian * UKIP 1,564 3.9 1.4
Johnson, Alan * Green 614 1.6 1.6
Sayed, Wavaid * CPA 195 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 UKIP Green CPA Oth
2005 55.7% 22.7% 18.1% 0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 1.0%
2010 47.4% 25.6% 15.9% 5.1% 3.9% 1.6% 0.5% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
256 Bolton South East 21.8%
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%
301 Bolton South East 47.4%
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%
591 Bolton South East 57.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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