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Bristol North West

Shows the general election results for Bristol North West, which is a constituency in Avon. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 73,469 and a turnout of 68.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Leslie, Charlotte
Majority
3,274
Electorate
73,469
Turnout
68.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 38.0%
LD 31.5%
Lab 25.9%
UKIP 2.3%
Eng Dem 1.3%
Green 1.0%

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 (%)
Leslie, Charlotte  Con 19,115 38.0 5.5
Harrod, Paul  LD 15,841 31.5 6.6
Townend, Sam  Lab 13,059 25.9 -12.2
Jones, Philippa * UKIP 1,175 2.3 0.7
Carr, Ray * Eng Dem 635 1.3 1.3
Dunn, Alex * Green 511 1.0 1.0
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP Eng Dem Green Oth
2005 32.5% 24.8% 38.2% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 2.9%
2010 38.0% 31.5% 25.9% 2.3% 1.3% 1.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
530 Bristol North West 6.5%
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%
593 Bristol North West 38.0%
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%
194 Bristol North West 68.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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