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East Yorkshire

Shows the general election results for East Yorkshire, which is a constituency in Humberside. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 80,105 and a turnout of 64%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Knight, Greg
Majority
13,486
Electorate
80,105
Turnout
64%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 47.5%
LD 21.2%
Lab 20.3%
UKIP 4.2%
BNP 3.6%
SDP 1.8%
Green 1.5%

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 (%)
Knight, Greg  Con 24,328 47.5 2.1
Adamson, Robert  LD 10,842 21.2 2.2
Rounding, Paul  Lab 10,401 20.3 -11.8
Daniels, Chris * UKIP 2,142 4.2 0.5
Pudsey, Gary * BNP 1,865 3.6 3.6
Allerston, Ray * SDP 914 1.8 1.8
Jackson, Mike * Green 762 1.5 1.5
* 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 BNP SDP Green
2005 45.4% 18.9% 32.1% 3.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 47.5% 21.2% 20.3% 4.2% 3.6% 1.8% 1.5%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
184 East Yorkshire 26.3%
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%
300 East Yorkshire 47.5%
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%
388 East Yorkshire 64.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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