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Hackney South and Shoreditch

Shows the general election results for Hackney South and Shoreditch, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,841 and a turnout of 58.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Hillier, Meg
Majority
14,288
Electorate
72,841
Turnout
58.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 55.7%
LD 22.4%
Con 13.5%
Green 3.5%
UKIP 1.5%
Lib 1.3%
Christian 1.0%
DDCP 0.5%
Comm 0.3%
Ind 0.2%
Ind 0.1%
Ind 0.0%

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 (%)
Hillier, Meg  Lab 23,888 55.7 3.0
Raval, Dave  LD 9,600 22.4 1.1
Nayyar, Simon  Con 5,800 13.5 -0.2
Lane, Polly * Green 1,493 3.5 -2.0
King, Michael * UKIP 651 1.5 1.5
Rae, Ben * Lib 539 1.3 1.3
Williams, John * Christian 434 1.0 1.0
Sen, Nusret * DDCP 202 0.5 0.5
Davies, Paul * Comm 110 0.3 0.3
De La Haye, Denny * Ind 95 0.2 0.2
Tuckett, Jane * Ind 26 0.1 0.1
Spinks, Michael * Ind 20 0.0 0.0
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con Green UKIP Lib Christian DDCP Comm Ind Ind Ind Oth
2005 52.7% 21.3% 13.8% 5.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.7%
2010 55.7% 22.4% 13.5% 3.5% 1.5% 1.3% 1.0% 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
74 Hackney South and Shoreditch 33.3%
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%
77 Hackney South and Shoreditch 55.7%
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%
552 Hackney South and Shoreditch 58.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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