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North Ayrshire and Arran

Shows the general election results for North Ayrshire and Arran, which is a constituency in North Ayrshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 74,223 and a turnout of 62.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Clark, Katy
Majority
9,895
Electorate
74,223
Turnout
62.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 47.4%
SNP 25.9%
Con 15.6%
LD 10.0%
SLP 1.0%

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 (%)
Clark, Katy  Lab 21,860 47.4 3.5
Gibson, Patricia  SNP 11,965 25.9 8.0
Lardner, Philip  Con 7,212 15.6 -2.7
Cole-Hamilton, Gillian  LD 4,630 10.0 -6.4
McDavid, Louise * SLP 449 1.0 1.0
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab SNP Con LD SLP SSP UKIP Oth
2005 43.9% 18.0% 18.4% 16.4% 0.0% 1.8% 0.9% 0.7%
2010 47.4% 25.9% 15.6% 10.0% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
263 North Ayrshire and Arran 21.5%
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%
303 North Ayrshire and Arran 47.4%
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%
470 North Ayrshire and Arran 62.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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