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Inverclyde

Shows the general election results for Inverclyde, which is a constituency in Inverclyde. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 59,209 and a turnout of 63.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Cairns, David
Majority
14,416
Electorate
59,209
Turnout
63.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 56.0%
SNP 17.5%
LD 13.3%
Con 12.0%
UKIP 1.2%

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 (%)
Cairns, David  Lab 20,993 56.0 5.2
Nelson, Iness  SNP 6,577 17.5 -2.0
Hutton, Simon  LD 5,007 13.3 -3.6
Wilson, David  Con 4,502 12.0 1.8
Campbell, Peter * UKIP 433 1.2 1.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab SNP LD Con UKIP SSP
2005 50.7% 19.6% 17.0% 10.2% 0.0% 2.5%
2010 56.0% 17.5% 13.3% 12.0% 1.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
32 Inverclyde 38.4%
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%
74 Inverclyde 56.0%
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%
417 Inverclyde 63.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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