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Hornsey and Wood Green

Shows the general election results for Hornsey and Wood Green, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 78,748 and a turnout of 69.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LD
Liberal Democrat Hold
Featherstone, Lynne
Majority
6,875
Electorate
78,748
Turnout
69.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
LD 46.5%
Lab 34.0%
Con 16.7%
Green 2.3%
Ind 0.4%
Libertaria 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 (%)
Featherstone, Lynne  LD 25,595 46.5 3.2
Jennings, Karen  Lab 18,720 34.0 -4.3
Merrin, Richard  Con 9,174 16.7 4.0
McAskie, Pete * Green 1,261 2.3 -2.7
De Roche, Stephane * Ind 201 0.4 0.4
Kapur, Rohen * Libertaria 91 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 LD Lab Con Green Ind Libertaria UKIP
2005 43.3% 38.3% 12.7% 5.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
2010 46.5% 34.0% 16.7% 2.3% 0.4% 0.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
406 Hornsey and Wood Green 12.5%
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%
330 Hornsey and Wood Green 46.5%
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%
144 Hornsey and Wood Green 69.9%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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