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Dudley South

Shows the general election results for Dudley South, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 60,572 and a turnout of 63%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Kelly, Chris
Majority
3,856
Electorate
60,572
Turnout
63%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 43.1%
Lab 33.0%
LD 15.7%
UKIP 8.2%

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 (%)
Kelly, Chris  Con 16,450 43.1 8.1
Harris, Rachel  Lab 12,594 33.0 -11.0
Bramall, Jonathan  LD 5,989 15.7 3.0
Rowe, Philip  UKIP 3,132 8.2 5.0

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD UKIP Oth
2005 35.0% 44.0% 12.7% 3.2% 5.1%
2010 43.1% 33.0% 15.7% 8.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
451 Dudley South 10.1%
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%
439 Dudley South 43.1%
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%
434 Dudley South 63.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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