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East Worthing and Shoreham

Shows the general election results for East Worthing and Shoreham, which is a constituency in West Sussex. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 74,001 and a turnout of 65.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Loughton, Tim
Majority
11,105
Electorate
74,001
Turnout
65.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 48.5%
LD 25.5%
Lab 16.7%
UKIP 6.2%
Green 2.3%
Eng Dem 0.8%

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 (%)
Loughton, Tim  Con 23,458 48.5 4.6
Doyle, James  LD 12,353 25.5 1.2
Benn, Emily  Lab 8,087 16.7 -8.8
Glennon, Michael  UKIP 2,984 6.2 1.4
Board, Susan * Green 1,126 2.3 2.3
Maltby, Clive * Eng Dem 389 0.8 0.8
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP Green Eng Dem Oth
2005 43.9% 24.3% 25.5% 4.7% 0.0% 0.0% 1.5%
2010 48.5% 25.5% 16.7% 6.2% 2.3% 0.8% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
239 East Worthing and Shoreham 22.9%
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%
265 East Worthing and Shoreham 48.5%
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%
322 East Worthing and Shoreham 65.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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