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North East Somerset

Shows the general election results for North East Somerset, which is a constituency in Avon. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 67,881 and a turnout of 75.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Rees-Mogg, Jacob
Majority
4,914
Electorate
67,881
Turnout
75.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 41.3%
Lab 31.7%
LD 22.3%
UKIP 3.4%
Green 1.3%

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 (%)
Rees-Mogg, Jacob  Con 21,130 41.3 14.0
Norris, Dan  Lab 16,216 31.7 -16.6
Coleshill, Gail  LD 11,433 22.3 1.6
Sandell, Peter * UKIP 1,754 3.4 -0.3
Jay, Michael * Green 670 1.3 1.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD UKIP Green
2005 27.3% 48.3% 20.7% 3.7% 0.0%
2010 41.3% 31.7% 22.3% 3.4% 1.3%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
456 North East Somerset 9.6%
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%
501 North East Somerset 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%
6 North East Somerset 75.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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