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North East Fife

Shows the general election results for North East Fife, which is a constituency in Fife. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 62,771 and a turnout of 63.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LD
Liberal Democrat Hold
Campbell, Menzies
Majority
9,048
Electorate
62,771
Turnout
63.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
LD 44.3%
Con 21.8%
Lab 17.1%
SNP 14.2%
UKIP 2.6%

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 (%)
Campbell, Menzies  LD 17,763 44.3 -7.8
Briggs, Miles  Con 8,715 21.8 2.3
Hood, Mark  Lab 6,869 17.1 4.4
Campbell, Rod  SNP 5,685 14.2 3.8
Scott-Hayward, Mike * UKIP 1,032 2.6 1.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year LD Con Lab SNP UKIP Green SSP
2005 52.1% 19.5% 12.8% 10.4% 1.4% 2.8% 1.1%
2010 44.3% 21.8% 17.1% 14.2% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
245 North East Fife 22.6%
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%
407 North East Fife 44.3%
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%
399 North East Fife 63.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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