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Glasgow South

Shows the general election results for Glasgow South, which is a constituency in Glasgow City. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 65,069 and a turnout of 61.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Harris, Tom
Majority
12,658
Electorate
65,069
Turnout
61.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 51.7%
SNP 20.1%
LD 11.8%
Con 11.5%
Green 2.4%
BNP 1.6%
TUSC 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 (%)
Harris, Tom  Lab 20,736 51.7 4.5
Fleming, Malcolm  SNP 8,078 20.1 7.5
Mustapha, Shabnum  LD 4,739 11.8 -7.2
Rankin, Davena  Con 4,592 11.5 -1.1
Campbell, Marie * Green 961 2.4 -2.0
Coyle, Mike * BNP 637 1.6 1.6
Smith, Brian * TUSC 351 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 Lab SNP LD Con Green BNP TUSC SSP Oth
2005 47.2% 12.6% 19.0% 12.6% 4.4% 0.0% 0.0% 3.4% 0.7%
2010 51.7% 20.1% 11.8% 11.5% 2.4% 1.6% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
92 Glasgow South 31.6%
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%
166 Glasgow South 51.7%
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%
482 Glasgow South 61.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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