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Erewash

Shows the general election results for Erewash, which is a constituency in Derbyshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 69,655 and a turnout of 68.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Lee, Jessica
Majority
2,501
Electorate
69,655
Turnout
68.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 39.5%
Lab 34.2%
LD 17.5%
BNP 4.9%
UKIP 1.8%
Green 1.1%
Ind 1.0%

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 (%)
Lee, Jessica  Con 18,805 39.5 10.4
Pidgeon, Cheryl  Lab 16,304 34.2 -10.5
Garnett, Martin  LD 8,343 17.5 4.0
Bailey, Mark * BNP 2,337 4.9 4.9
Sutton, Jodie * UKIP 855 1.8 -0.1
Fletcher, Lee * Green 534 1.1 1.1
Wilkins, Luke * Ind 464 1.0 1.0
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD BNP UKIP Green Ind Oth
2005 29.1% 44.7% 13.5% 0.0% 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 10.8%
2010 39.5% 34.2% 17.5% 4.9% 1.8% 1.1% 1.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
552 Erewash 5.2%
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%
552 Erewash 39.5%
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%
200 Erewash 68.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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