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Hackney North and Stoke Newington

Shows the general election results for Hackney North and Stoke Newington, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 73,906 and a turnout of 62.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Abbott, Diane
Majority
14,461
Electorate
73,906
Turnout
62.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 55.0%
LD 23.9%
Con 14.5%
Green 4.6%
Christian 0.6%
Ind 0.6%
MRLP 0.4%
Ind 0.2%
Ind 0.1%
Magna Cart 0.1%

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 (%)
Abbott, Diane  Lab 25,553 55.0 6.0
Angus, Keith  LD 11,092 23.9 0.8
Caplan, Darren  Con 6,759 14.5 0.0
Sellwood, Matt * Green 2,133 4.6 -5.1
Hargreaves, Maxine * Christian 299 0.6 0.6
Moore, Suzanne * Ind 258 0.6 0.6
Knapp, Knigel * MRLP 182 0.4 0.4
Shaer, Paul * Ind 96 0.2 0.2
Williams, Alessandra * Ind 61 0.1 0.1
Pope-De-Locksley, Jack * Magna Cart 28 0.1 0.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con Green Christian Ind MRLP Ind Ind Magna Cart Oth
2005 49.0% 23.1% 14.6% 9.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.7%
2010 55.0% 23.9% 14.5% 4.6% 0.6% 0.6% 0.4% 0.6% 0.6% 0.1% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
105 Hackney North and Stoke Newington 31.1%
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%
87 Hackney North and Stoke Newington 55.0%
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%
440 Hackney North and Stoke Newington 62.9%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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