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North Swindon

Shows the general election results for North Swindon, which is a constituency in Wiltshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 78,384 and a turnout of 64.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Tomlinson, Justin
Majority
7,060
Electorate
78,384
Turnout
64.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 44.6%
Lab 30.5%
LD 17.2%
UKIP 3.7%
BNP 3.1%
Green 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 (%)
Tomlinson, Justin  Con 22,408 44.6 5.7
Agarwal, Victor  Lab 15,348 30.5 -14.6
Lock, Jane  LD 8,668 17.2 4.4
Halden, Stephen * UKIP 1,842 3.7 1.4
Bates, Reg * BNP 1,542 3.1 3.1
Hughes, Bill * Green 487 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 Con Lab LD UKIP BNP Green Oth
2005 38.9% 45.1% 12.9% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
2010 44.6% 30.5% 17.2% 3.7% 3.1% 1.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
368 North Swindon 14.0%
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%
402 North Swindon 44.6%
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%
382 North Swindon 64.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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