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Cities of London and Westminster

Shows the general election results for Cities of London and Westminster, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,849 and a turnout of 55.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Field, Mark
Majority
11,076
Electorate
66,849
Turnout
55.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 52.2%
Lab 22.2%
LD 20.5%
Green 2.1%
UKIP 1.8%
Eng Dem 0.5%
Ind 0.3%
Pirate 0.2%
Ind 0.2%

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 (%)
Field, Mark  Con 19,264 52.2 3.9
Rowntree, David  Lab 8,188 22.2 -3.1
Smith, Naomi  LD 7,574 20.5 2.0
Chase, Derek * Green 778 2.1 -2.2
Weston, Paul * UKIP 664 1.8 0.7
Roseman, Frank * Eng Dem 191 0.5 0.5
Delderfield, Dennis * Ind 98 0.3 0.3
Nunn, Jack * Pirate 90 0.2 0.2
Mad, C. * Ind 84 0.2 0.2
* 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 Green UKIP Eng Dem Ind Pirate Ind Oth
2005 48.2% 25.3% 18.5% 4.3% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5%
2010 52.2% 22.2% 20.5% 2.1% 1.8% 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
122 Cities of London and Westminster 30.0%
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%
150 Cities of London and Westminster 52.2%
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%
616 Cities of London and Westminster 55.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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