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Knowsley

Shows the general election results for Knowsley, which is a constituency in North West. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 79,564 and a turnout of 56.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Howarth, George
Majority
25,686
Electorate
79,564
Turnout
56.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 70.9%
LD 13.4%
Con 9.0%
BNP 4.2%
UKIP 2.6%

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 (%)
Howarth, George  Lab 31,650 70.9 -0.9
Clucas, Flo  LD 5,964 13.4 -0.4
Dunne, David  Con 4,004 9.0 -2.3
Greenhalgh, Steven * BNP 1,895 4.2 4.2
Rundle, Anthony * UKIP 1,145 2.6 2.6
* 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 BNP UKIP Oth
2005 71.8% 13.8% 11.2% 0.0% 0.0% 3.2%
2010 70.9% 13.4% 9.0% 4.2% 2.6% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
2 Knowsley 57.5%
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%
3 Knowsley 70.9%
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%
605 Knowsley 56.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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