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Coventry North West

Shows the general election results for Coventry North West, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,871 and a turnout of 63.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Robinson, Geoffrey
Majority
6,288
Electorate
72,871
Turnout
63.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 42.8%
Con 29.3%
LD 17.9%
BNP 3.6%
UKIP 2.8%
Ind 1.4%
Green 1.1%
SAP 0.8%
CMGB 0.4%

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 (%)
Robinson, Geoffrey  Lab 19,936 42.8 -5.2
Ridley, Gary  Con 13,648 29.3 2.7
McKee, Vincent  LD 8,344 17.9 -0.5
Sheppard, Edward * BNP 1,666 3.6 3.6
Nattrass, Mark * UKIP 1,295 2.8 1.0
Clarke, John * Ind 640 1.4 1.4
Wood, Justin * Green 497 1.1 1.1
Downes, Nikki * SAP 370 0.8 0.8
Sidhu, William * CMGB 164 0.4 0.4
* 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 Ind Green SAP CMGB Oth
2005 48.0% 26.6% 18.4% 0.0% 1.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 5.2%
2010 42.8% 29.3% 17.9% 3.6% 2.8% 1.4% 1.1% 0.8% 0.4% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
380 Coventry North West 13.5%
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%
449 Coventry North West 42.8%
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%
396 Coventry North West 63.9%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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