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Faversham and Mid Kent

Shows the general election results for Faversham and Mid Kent, which is a constituency in Kent. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 68,858 and a turnout of 67.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Robertson, Hugh
Majority
17,088
Electorate
68,858
Turnout
67.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 56.2%
LD 19.6%
Lab 16.6%
UKIP 3.7%
Green 1.9%
NF 1.2%
MRLP 0.9%

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 (%)
Robertson, Hugh  Con 26,250 56.2 6.1
Naghi, David  LD 9,162 19.6 2.9
Rehal, Ashok  Lab 7,748 16.6 -12.5
Larkins, Sarah * UKIP 1,722 3.7 1.0
Valentine, Tim * Green 890 1.9 1.9
Kemp, Graham * NF 542 1.2 1.2
Davidson, Hairy Knorm * MRLP 398 0.9 0.9
* 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 NF MRLP Oth
2005 50.1% 16.7% 29.1% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.4%
2010 56.2% 19.6% 16.6% 3.7% 1.9% 1.2% 0.9% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
46 Faversham and Mid Kent 36.6%
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%
67 Faversham and Mid Kent 56.2%
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%
220 Faversham and Mid Kent 67.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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