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Fareham

Shows the general election results for Fareham, which is a constituency in Hampshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 75,915 and a turnout of 71.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Hoban, Mark
Majority
17,092
Electorate
75,915
Turnout
71.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 55.3%
LD 23.8%
Lab 14.2%
UKIP 4.1%
Green 1.5%
Eng Dem 1.1%

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 (%)
Hoban, Mark  Con 30,037 55.3 5.6
Bentley, Alex  LD 12,945 23.8 2.1
Carr, Jim  Lab 7,719 14.2 -11.4
Richards, Steve * UKIP 2,235 4.1 1.2
Doggett, Peter * Green 791 1.5 1.5
Jenkins, Joe * Eng Dem 618 1.1 1.1
* 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
2005 49.7% 21.7% 25.6% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 55.3% 23.8% 14.2% 4.1% 1.5% 1.1%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
96 Fareham 31.5%
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%
84 Fareham 55.3%
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%
80 Fareham 71.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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