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Na h-Eileanan an Iar

Shows the general election results for Na h-Eileanan an Iar, which is a constituency in Na h-Eileanan an lar. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 21,780 and a turnout of 67.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
MacNeil, Angus
Majority
1,885
Electorate
21,780
Turnout
67.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
SNP 45.7%
Lab 32.9%
Ind 9.6%
LD 7.5%
Con 4.4%

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 (%)
MacNeil, Angus  SNP 6,723 45.7 0.8
Macsween, Donald  Lab 4,838 32.9 -1.6
Murray, Murdo  Ind 1,412 9.6 9.6
Davis, Jean  LD 1,097 7.5 -0.5
Norquay, Sheena * Con 647 4.4 0.0
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SNP Lab Ind LD Con Oth SSP
2005 44.9% 34.5% 0.0% 7.9% 4.4% 7.6% 0.7%
2010 45.7% 32.9% 9.6% 7.5% 4.4% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
395 Na h-Eileanan an Iar 12.8%
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%
363 Na h-Eileanan an Iar 45.7%
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%
229 Na h-Eileanan an Iar 67.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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