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Neath

Shows the general election results for Neath, which is a constituency in Neath Port Talbot. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 57,295 and a turnout of 64.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Hain, Peter
Majority
9,775
Electorate
57,295
Turnout
64.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 46.3%
PC 19.9%
LD 14.9%
Con 13.1%
BNP 3.6%
UKIP 2.2%

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 (%)
Hain, Peter  Lab 17,172 46.3 -6.3
Llywelyn, Alun  PC 7,397 19.9 2.8
Little, Frank  LD 5,535 14.9 0.6
Owens, Emmeline  Con 4,847 13.1 1.5
Green, Michael * BNP 1,342 3.6 3.6
Bevan, James * UKIP 829 2.2 2.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab PC LD Con BNP UKIP Oth Green
2005 52.6% 17.1% 14.3% 11.5% 0.0% 0.0% 2.7% 1.8%
2010 46.3% 19.9% 14.9% 13.1% 3.6% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
183 Neath 26.3%
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%
333 Neath 46.3%
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%
355 Neath 64.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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