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Great Yarmouth

Shows the general election results for Great Yarmouth, which is a constituency in Norfolk. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 70,315 and a turnout of 61.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Lewis, Brandon
Majority
4,276
Electorate
70,315
Turnout
61.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 43.1%
Lab 33.2%
LD 14.4%
UKIP 4.8%
BNP 3.3%
Green 1.0%
LTT 0.2%

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 (%)
Lewis, Brandon  Con 18,571 43.1 5.0
Wright, Anthony  Lab 14,295 33.2 -12.4
Partridge, Simon  LD 6,188 14.4 3.3
Baugh, Alan * UKIP 2,066 4.8 0.5
Tann, Bosco * BNP 1,421 3.3 3.3
Biggart, Laura * Green 416 1.0 1.0
McMahon, Margaret * LTT 100 0.2 0.2
* 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 UKIP BNP Green LTT Oth
2005 38.2% 45.6% 11.1% 4.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
2010 43.1% 33.2% 14.4% 4.8% 3.3% 1.0% 0.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
452 Great Yarmouth 9.9%
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%
438 Great Yarmouth 43.1%
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%
493 Great Yarmouth 61.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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