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Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East

Shows the general election results for Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East, which is a constituency in North Lanarkshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 64,037 and a turnout of 64.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
McClymont, Gregg
Majority
13,755
Electorate
64,037
Turnout
64.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 57.2%
SNP 23.8%
LD 9.5%
Con 8.3%
SSP 1.2%

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 (%)
McClymont, Gregg  Lab 23,549 57.2 5.4
Hepburn, Julie  SNP 9,794 23.8 1.6
Ackland, Rod  LD 3,924 9.5 -5.3
Fraser, Stephanie  Con 3,407 8.3 1.3
O'Neill, William * SSP 476 1.2 -1.8
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab SNP LD Con SSP Oth
2005 51.8% 22.2% 14.9% 7.0% 2.9% 1.2%
2010 57.2% 23.8% 9.5% 8.3% 1.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
73 Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East 33.4%
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%
53 Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East 57.2%
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%
377 Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East 64.3%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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