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Lagan Valley

Shows the general election results for Lagan Valley, which is a constituency in Banbridge. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 65,257 and a turnout of 56%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Hold
Donaldson, Jeffrey
Majority
10,486
Electorate
65,257
Turnout
56%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
DUP 49.8%
UCU 21.1%
Alliance 11.4%
TUV 8.6%
SDLP 5.0%
SF 4.0%

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 (%)
Donaldson, Jeffrey  DUP 18,199 49.8 -4.9
Trimble, Daphne  UCU 7,713 21.1 21.1
Lunn, Trevor  Alliance 4,174 11.4 11.4
Harbinson, Keith  TUV 3,154 8.6 8.6
Heading, Brian  SDLP 1,835 5.0 -1.1
Butler, Paul * SF 1,465 4.0 -3.5
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year DUP UCU Alliance TUV SDLP SF UUP Oth
2005 54.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.1% 7.5% 21.5% 10.1%
2010 49.8% 21.1% 11.4% 8.6% 5.0% 4.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
141 Lagan Valley 28.7%
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%
221 Lagan Valley 49.8%
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%
607 Lagan Valley 56.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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