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North Herefordshire

Shows the general election results for North Herefordshire, which is a constituency in Hereford & Worcester. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,946 and a turnout of 71.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Wiggin, Bill
Majority
9,887
Electorate
66,946
Turnout
71.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 51.8%
LD 31.0%
Lab 7.1%
UKIP 5.7%
Green 3.2%
Ind 1.2%

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 (%)
Wiggin, Bill  Con 24,631 51.8 -0.7
Hurds, Lucy  LD 14,744 31.0 6.9
Sabharwal, Neil  Lab 3,373 7.1 -8.4
Oakton, Jonathan  UKIP 2,701 5.7 2.4
Norman, Felicity * Green 1,533 3.2 -1.5
King, John * Ind 586 1.2 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 Con LD Lab UKIP Green Ind
2005 52.5% 24.1% 15.5% 3.2% 4.7% 0.0%
2010 51.8% 31.0% 7.1% 5.7% 3.2% 1.2%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
272 North Herefordshire 20.8%
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%
163 North Herefordshire 51.8%
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%
102 North Herefordshire 71.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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