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Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland

Shows the general election results for Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland, which is a constituency in Cleveland. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,666 and a turnout of 63.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Blenkinsop, Tom
Majority
1,677
Electorate
72,666
Turnout
63.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 39.2%
Con 35.6%
LD 15.9%
UKIP 4.1%
BNP 3.4%
Ind 1.8%

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 (%)
Blenkinsop, Tom  Lab 18,138 39.2 -11.1
Bristow, Paul  Con 16,461 35.6 3.8
Emmerson, Nicholas  LD 7,340 15.9 2.1
Lightwing, Stuart * UKIP 1,881 4.1 2.6
Gately, Shaun * BNP 1,576 3.4 3.4
Allen, Mike * Ind 818 1.8 1.8
* 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 Ind Oth
2005 50.3% 31.8% 13.8% 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5%
2010 39.2% 35.6% 15.9% 4.1% 3.4% 1.8% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
587 Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland 3.6%
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%
558 Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland 39.2%
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%
404 Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland 63.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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