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Isle of Wight

Shows the general election results for Isle of Wight, which is a constituency in Isle of Wight. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 109,922 and a turnout of 63.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Turner, Andrew
Majority
10,527
Electorate
109,922
Turnout
63.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 46.7%
LD 31.7%
Lab 11.6%
UKIP 3.5%
BNP 2.1%
Eng Dem 1.8%
Green 1.3%
MEP 0.9%
Ind 0.2%
Ind 0.1%
Ind 0.1%

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 (%)
Turner, Andrew  Con 32,810 46.7 -2.3
Wareham, Jill  LD 22,283 31.7 2.2
Chiverton, Mark  Lab 8,169 11.6 -5.6
Tarrant, Mike * UKIP 2,435 3.5 -0.1
Clynch, Geoff * BNP 1,457 2.1 2.1
Dunsire, Ian * Eng Dem 1,233 1.8 1.8
Keats, Bob * Green 931 1.3 1.3
Martin, Paul * MEP 616 0.9 0.9
Harris, Peter * Ind 175 0.2 0.2
Randle-Jolliffe, Paul * Ind 89 0.1 0.1
Corby, Edward * Ind 66 0.1 0.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP BNP Eng Dem Green MEP Ind Ind Ind Oth
2005 48.9% 29.5% 17.2% 3.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
2010 46.7% 31.7% 11.6% 3.5% 2.1% 1.8% 1.3% 0.9% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
353 Isle of Wight 15.0%
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%
326 Isle of Wight 46.7%
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%
395 Isle of Wight 63.9%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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