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Brigg and Goole

Shows the general election results for Brigg and Goole, which is a constituency in Humberside. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 67,345 and a turnout of 65.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Percy, Andrew
Majority
5,147
Electorate
67,345
Turnout
65.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 44.9%
Lab 33.1%
LD 14.6%
UKIP 4.0%
BNP 3.4%

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 (%)
Percy, Andrew  Con 19,680 44.9 6.9
Cawsey, Ian  Lab 14,533 33.1 -12.7
Nixon, Richard  LD 6,414 14.6 1.4
Wright, Nigel * UKIP 1,749 4.0 1.0
Ward, Steve * BNP 1,498 3.4 3.4
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD UKIP BNP
2005 38.0% 45.8% 13.2% 3.0% 0.0%
2010 44.9% 33.1% 14.6% 4.0% 3.4%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
422 Brigg and Goole 11.7%
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%
391 Brigg and Goole 44.9%
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%
338 Brigg and Goole 65.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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