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Kingston upon Hull East

Shows the general election results for Kingston upon Hull East, which is a constituency in Humberside. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 67,530 and a turnout of 50.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Turner, Karl
Majority
8,597
Electorate
67,530
Turnout
50.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 47.9%
LD 22.8%
Con 16.6%
UKIP 8.0%
NF 2.6%
Eng Dem 2.1%

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, Karl  Lab 16,387 47.9 -8.1
Wilcock, Jeremy  LD 7,790 22.8 2.6
Mackay, Christine  Con 5,667 16.6 3.6
Hookem, Mike  UKIP 2,745 8.0 8.0
Uttley, Joe * NF 880 2.6 2.6
Burton, Michael * Eng Dem 715 2.1 2.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con UKIP NF Eng Dem Oth
2005 56.1% 20.2% 13.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 10.7%
2010 47.9% 22.8% 16.6% 8.0% 2.6% 2.1% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
201 Kingston upon Hull East 25.1%
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%
289 Kingston upon Hull East 47.9%
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%
643 Kingston upon Hull East 50.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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