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Ilford South

Shows the general election results for Ilford South, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 86,220 and a turnout of 59.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Gapes, Mike
Majority
11,287
Electorate
86,220
Turnout
59.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 49.4%
Con 27.4%
LD 17.0%
Green 2.6%
UKIP 2.2%
SKGH 1.5%

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 (%)
Gapes, Mike  Lab 25,301 49.4 0.6
Boutle, Toby  Con 14,014 27.4 0.1
Al-Samerai, Anood  LD 8,679 17.0 -3.6
Chowdhry, Wilson * Green 1,319 2.6 2.6
Murray, Terry * UKIP 1,132 2.2 0.6
Jestico, John * SKGH 746 1.5 1.5
* 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 SKGH Oth
2005 48.9% 27.2% 20.5% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 1.8%
2010 49.4% 27.4% 17.0% 2.6% 2.2% 1.5% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
252 Ilford South 22.0%
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%
235 Ilford South 49.4%
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%
536 Ilford South 59.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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