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Newcastle upon Tyne North

Shows the general election results for Newcastle upon Tyne North, which is a constituency in North East. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 67,110 and a turnout of 65.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
McKinnell, Catherine
Majority
3,414
Electorate
67,110
Turnout
65.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 40.8%
LD 33.1%
Con 18.1%
BNP 4.3%
UKIP 2.9%
Green 0.7%

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 (%)
McKinnell, Catherine  Lab 17,950 40.8 -9.0
Beadle, Ronald  LD 14,536 33.1 0.1
Parkinson, Stephen  Con 7,966 18.1 3.4
Gibson, Terry * BNP 1,890 4.3 4.3
Proud, Ian * UKIP 1,285 2.9 2.9
Heyman, Anna * Green 319 0.7 0.7
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con BNP UKIP Green Oth
2005 49.8% 33.0% 14.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.4%
2010 40.8% 33.1% 18.1% 4.3% 2.9% 0.7% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
499 Newcastle upon Tyne North 7.8%
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%
515 Newcastle upon Tyne North 40.8%
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%
319 Newcastle upon Tyne North 65.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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