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Leeds North West

Shows the general election results for Leeds North West, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 65,399 and a turnout of 66.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LD
Liberal Democrat Hold
Mulholland, Greg
Majority
9,103
Electorate
65,399
Turnout
66.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
LD 47.5%
Con 26.6%
Lab 21.0%
BNP 1.8%
UKIP 1.4%
Green 1.2%
Eng Dem 0.4%
Green Soc 0.3%

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 (%)
Mulholland, Greg  LD 20,653 47.5 10.6
Mulligan, Julia  Con 11,550 26.6 -0.3
Blake, Judith  Lab 9,132 21.0 -10.9
Bulmer, Geoffrey * BNP 766 1.8 1.8
Thackray, Mark * UKIP 600 1.4 1.4
Hemingway, Martin * Green 508 1.2 -1.5
Proctor, Alan * Eng Dem 153 0.4 0.4
Bavage, Trevor * Green Soc 121 0.3 0.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year LD Con Lab BNP UKIP Green Eng Dem Green Soc Oth
2005 36.9% 26.8% 31.9% 0.0% 0.0% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 1.7%
2010 47.5% 26.6% 21.0% 1.8% 1.4% 1.2% 0.4% 0.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
270 Leeds North West 20.9%
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%
299 Leeds North West 47.5%
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%
278 Leeds North West 66.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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