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Eltham

Shows the general election results for Eltham, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 62,590 and a turnout of 67%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Efford, Clive
Majority
1,663
Electorate
62,590
Turnout
67%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 41.5%
Con 37.5%
LD 12.6%
BNP 4.2%
UKIP 2.4%
Green 1.0%
Eng Dem 0.5%
Ind 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 (%)
Efford, Clive  Lab 17,416 41.5 -0.7
Gold, David  Con 15,753 37.5 2.9
Toole, Steven  LD 5,299 12.6 -4.7
Woods, Roberta * BNP 1,745 4.2 4.2
Adams, Ray * UKIP 1,011 2.4 -0.4
Hayles, Arthur * Green 419 1.0 1.0
Tibby, Mike * Eng Dem 217 0.5 0.5
Graham, Andrew * Ind 104 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 BNP UKIP Green Eng Dem Ind Oth
2005 42.2% 34.6% 17.4% 0.0% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.9%
2010 41.5% 37.5% 12.6% 4.2% 2.4% 1.0% 0.5% 0.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
578 Eltham 4.0%
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%
493 Eltham 41.5%
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%
259 Eltham 67.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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