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Mid Bedfordshire

Shows the general election results for Mid Bedfordshire, which is a constituency in Bedfordshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 76,310 and a turnout of 71.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Dorries, Nadine
Majority
15,152
Electorate
76,310
Turnout
71.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 52.5%
LD 24.9%
Lab 14.8%
UKIP 5.1%
Green 1.4%
Eng Dem 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 (%)
Dorries, Nadine  Con 28,815 52.5 5.9
Jack, Linda  LD 13,663 24.9 1.4
Reeves, David  Lab 8,108 14.8 -7.7
Hall, Bill  UKIP 2,826 5.1 2.4
Bailey, Malcolm * Green 773 1.4 -1.2
Cooper, J. * Eng Dem 712 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 Con LD Lab UKIP Green Eng Dem Oth
2005 46.6% 23.5% 22.4% 2.7% 2.6% 0.0% 2.1%
2010 52.5% 24.9% 14.8% 5.1% 1.4% 1.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
169 Mid Bedfordshire 27.6%
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%
142 Mid Bedfordshire 52.5%
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%
70 Mid Bedfordshire 71.9%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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