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Leeds North East

Shows the general election results for Leeds North East, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 67,899 and a turnout of 70%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Hamilton, Fabian
Majority
4,545
Electorate
67,899
Turnout
70%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 42.7%
Con 33.1%
LD 19.6%
UKIP 1.8%
BNP 1.6%
Green Soc 1.3%

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 (%)
Hamilton, Fabian  Lab 20,287 42.7 -3.0
Lobley, Matthew  Con 15,742 33.1 2.9
Choudhry, Aqila  LD 9,310 19.6 -2.1
Hendon, Warren * UKIP 842 1.8 1.8
Redmond, Tom * BNP 758 1.6 1.6
Foote, Celia * Green Soc 596 1.3 1.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD UKIP BNP Green Soc Oth
2005 45.7% 30.2% 21.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.4%
2010 42.7% 33.1% 19.6% 1.8% 1.6% 1.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
458 Leeds North East 9.6%
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%
454 Leeds North East 42.7%
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%
138 Leeds North East 70.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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