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Doncaster Central

Shows the general election results for Doncaster Central, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,985 and a turnout of 57.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Winterton, Rosie
Majority
6,229
Electorate
72,985
Turnout
57.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 39.7%
Con 24.8%
LD 21.1%
Eng Dem 4.4%
BNP 4.2%
UKIP 3.4%
Ind 2.3%
CURE 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 (%)
Winterton, Rosie  Lab 16,569 39.7 -11.3
Davies, Gareth  Con 10,340 24.8 6.1
Wilson, Patrick  LD 8,795 21.1 -2.6
Parramore, Lawrence * Eng Dem 1,816 4.4 4.4
Bettney, John * BNP 1,762 4.2 4.2
Andrews, Michael * UKIP 1,421 3.4 0.0
Pickles, Scott * Ind 970 2.3 2.3
Williams, Derek * CURE 72 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 Lab Con LD Eng Dem BNP UKIP Ind CURE Oth
2005 51.0% 18.6% 23.7% 0.0% 0.0% 3.4% 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
2010 39.7% 24.8% 21.1% 4.4% 4.2% 3.4% 2.3% 0.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
355 Doncaster Central 14.9%
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%
542 Doncaster Central 39.7%
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%
589 Doncaster Central 57.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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