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Hemsworth

Shows the general election results for Hemsworth, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 75,542 and a turnout of 58%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Trickett, Jon
Majority
9,844
Electorate
75,542
Turnout
58%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 46.8%
Con 24.3%
LD 12.9%
Ind 9.0%
BNP 7.0%

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 (%)
Trickett, Jon  Lab 20,506 46.8 -11.9
Myatt, Ann  Con 10,662 24.3 2.2
Belmore, Alan  LD 5,667 12.9 -2.8
Womersley, Ian  Ind 3,946 9.0 9.0
Kitchen, Ian  BNP 3,059 7.0 7.0

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD Ind BNP Oth
2005 58.7% 22.2% 15.7% 0.0% 0.0% 3.5%
2010 46.8% 24.3% 12.9% 9.0% 7.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
247 Hemsworth 22.5%
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%
324 Hemsworth 46.8%
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%
570 Hemsworth 58.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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