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Great Grimsby

Shows the general election results for Great Grimsby, which is a constituency in Humberside. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 61,229 and a turnout of 53.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Mitchell, Austin
Majority
714
Electorate
61,229
Turnout
53.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 32.7%
Con 30.5%
LD 22.4%
UKIP 6.2%
BNP 4.6%
Ind 2.5%
PNDP 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 (%)
Mitchell, Austin  Lab 10,777 32.7 -14.4
Ayling, Victoria  Con 10,063 30.5 6.7
De Freitas, Andrew  LD 7,388 22.4 3.1
Hudson, Henry  UKIP 2,043 6.2 2.4
Fyfe, Steve * BNP 1,517 4.6 4.6
Brown, Ernie * Ind 835 2.5 2.5
Howe, Adrian * PNDP 331 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 Lab Con LD UKIP BNP Ind PNDP Oth Green
2005 47.1% 23.8% 19.3% 3.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.1% 2.0%
2010 32.7% 30.5% 22.4% 6.2% 4.6% 2.5% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
612 Great Grimsby 2.2%
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%
646 Great Grimsby 32.7%
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%
630 Great Grimsby 53.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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