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Dagenham and Rainham

Shows the general election results for Dagenham and Rainham, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 69,764 and a turnout of 63.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Cruddas, Jon
Majority
2,630
Electorate
69,764
Turnout
63.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 40.3%
Con 34.3%
BNP 11.2%
LD 8.6%
UKIP 3.5%
Ind 0.7%
Christian 0.7%
Green 0.7%

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 (%)
Cruddas, Jon  Lab 17,813 40.3 -8.9
Jones, Simon  Con 15,183 34.3 0.9
Barnbrook, Michael  BNP 4,952 11.2 11.2
Bourke, Joe  LD 3,806 8.6 -0.4
Litwin, Craig * UKIP 1,569 3.5 -0.4
Kennedy, Gordon * Ind 308 0.7 0.7
Watson, Paula * Christian 305 0.7 0.7
Rosaman, Debbie * Green 296 0.7 0.7
* 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 BNP LD UKIP Ind Christian Green Oth
2005 49.2% 33.5% 0.0% 9.1% 3.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.4%
2010 40.3% 34.3% 11.2% 8.6% 3.5% 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
540 Dagenham and Rainham 5.9%
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%
531 Dagenham and Rainham 40.3%
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%
415 Dagenham and Rainham 63.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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