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East Ham

Shows the general election results for East Ham, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 90,674 and a turnout of 55.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Timms, Stephen
Majority
27,826
Electorate
90,674
Turnout
55.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 70.4%
Con 15.2%
LD 11.6%
Eng Dem 1.6%
Green 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 (%)
Timms, Stephen  Lab 35,471 70.4 16.8
Shea, Paul  Con 7,645 15.2 1.4
Brice, Chris  LD 5,849 11.6 0.8
O'Connor, Barry * Eng Dem 822 1.6 1.6
Maciejowska, Judie * Green 586 1.2 1.2
* 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 Green Oth
2005 53.6% 13.8% 10.8% 0.0% 0.0% 21.9%
2010 70.4% 15.2% 11.6% 1.6% 1.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
3 East Ham 55.2%
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%
4 East Ham 70.4%
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%
611 East Ham 55.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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