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Livingston

Shows the general election results for Livingston, which is a constituency in West Lothian. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 75,924 and a turnout of 63.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Morrice, Graeme
Majority
10,791
Electorate
75,924
Turnout
63.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 48.5%
SNP 25.9%
LD 11.1%
Con 10.8%
BNP 2.0%
UKIP 0.9%
SSP 0.5%
Ind 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 (%)
Morrice, Graeme  Lab 23,215 48.5 -2.6
Bardell, Elisabeth  SNP 12,424 25.9 4.4
Dundas, Charles  LD 5,316 11.1 -4.3
Adamson-Ross, Alison  Con 5,158 10.8 0.6
Orr, David * BNP 960 2.0 2.0
Forrest, Alistair * UKIP 443 0.9 0.9
Hendry, Ally * SSP 242 0.5 -1.3
Slavin, Jim * Ind 149 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 Lab SNP LD Con BNP UKIP SSP Ind
2005 51.1% 21.6% 15.4% 10.1% 0.0% 0.0% 1.8% 0.0%
2010 48.5% 25.9% 11.1% 10.8% 2.0% 0.9% 0.5% 0.3%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
246 Livingston 22.5%
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%
267 Livingston 48.5%
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%
430 Livingston 63.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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