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Crawley

Shows the general election results for Crawley, which is a constituency in West Sussex. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,781 and a turnout of 65.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Smith, Henry
Majority
5,928
Electorate
72,781
Turnout
65.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 44.8%
Lab 32.3%
LD 14.4%
BNP 3.5%
UKIP 2.9%
Green 1.3%
JP 0.6%
Ind 0.3%

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 (%)
Smith, Henry  Con 21,264 44.8 5.8
Oxlade, Chris  Lab 15,336 32.3 -6.8
Vincent, John  LD 6,844 14.4 -1.1
Trower, Richard * BNP 1,672 3.5 3.5
French, Chris * UKIP 1,382 2.9 0.7
Smith, Phil * Green 598 1.3 1.3
Khan, Arshad * JP 265 0.6 0.6
Hubner, Andrew * Ind 143 0.3 0.3
* 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 BNP UKIP Green JP Ind Oth
2005 39.0% 39.1% 15.5% 0.0% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.2%
2010 44.8% 32.3% 14.4% 3.5% 2.9% 1.3% 0.6% 0.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
408 Crawley 12.5%
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%
393 Crawley 44.8%
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%
331 Crawley 65.3%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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