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Jarrow

Shows the general election results for Jarrow, which is a constituency in North East. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 64,350 and a turnout of 60.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Hepburn, Stephen
Majority
12,908
Electorate
64,350
Turnout
60.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 53.9%
Con 20.6%
LD 18.5%
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 (%)
Hepburn, Stephen  Lab 20,910 53.9 -4.9
Milburn, Jeffrey  Con 8,002 20.6 7.8
Appleby, Tom  LD 7,163 18.5 -4.0
Swaddle, Andy  BNP 2,709 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 BNP UKIP Oth
2005 58.8% 12.8% 22.5% 0.0% 4.7% 1.1%
2010 53.9% 20.6% 18.5% 7.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
75 Jarrow 33.3%
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%
107 Jarrow 53.9%
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%
518 Jarrow 60.3%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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