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Hammersmith

Shows the general election results for Hammersmith, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,348 and a turnout of 65.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Slaughter, Andy
Majority
3,549
Electorate
72,348
Turnout
65.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 43.9%
Con 36.4%
LD 15.9%
Green 1.5%
UKIP 1.2%
BNP 0.9%
Ind 0.3%

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 (%)
Slaughter, Andy  Lab 20,810 43.9 1.5
Bailey, Shaun  Con 17,261 36.4 2.4
Emerson, Merlene  LD 7,567 15.9 -3.0
Miles, Rollo * Green 696 1.5 -2.6
Chricton, Vanessa * UKIP 551 1.2 0.6
Searle, Lawrence * BNP 432 0.9 0.9
Brennan, Stephen * Ind 135 0.3 0.3
* 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 Green UKIP BNP Ind
2005 42.4% 34.0% 19.0% 4.1% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 43.9% 36.4% 15.9% 1.5% 1.2% 0.9% 0.3%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
503 Hammersmith 7.5%
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%
423 Hammersmith 43.9%
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%
313 Hammersmith 65.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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