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Newport West

Shows the general election results for Newport West, which is a constituency in Newport. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 62,111 and a turnout of 64%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Flynn, Paul
Majority
3,544
Electorate
62,111
Turnout
64%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 41.3%
Con 32.3%
LD 16.6%
BNP 3.0%
UKIP 2.9%
PC 2.8%
Green 1.1%

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 (%)
Flynn, Paul  Lab 16,389 41.3 -3.6
Williams, Matthew  Con 12,845 32.3 2.8
German, Veronica  LD 6,587 16.6 -1.3
Windsor, Timothy * BNP 1,183 3.0 3.0
Moelwyn Hughes, Hugh * UKIP 1,144 2.9 0.5
Rees, Jeff * PC 1,122 2.8 -0.8
Bartolotti, Pippa * Green 450 1.1 -0.4
* 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 BNP UKIP PC Green Oth
2005 44.8% 29.6% 17.9% 0.0% 2.4% 3.6% 1.5% 0.2%
2010 41.3% 32.3% 16.6% 3.0% 2.9% 2.8% 1.1% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
474 Newport West 8.9%
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%
502 Newport West 41.3%
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%
391 Newport West 64.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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