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North Wiltshire

Shows the general election results for North Wiltshire, which is a constituency in Wiltshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,315 and a turnout of 73.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Gray, James
Majority
7,483
Electorate
66,315
Turnout
73.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 51.6%
LD 36.2%
Lab 6.7%
UKIP 3.9%
Green 1.2%
Ind 0.4%

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 (%)
Gray, James  Con 25,114 51.6 1.9
Evemy, Michael  LD 17,631 36.2 1.8
Hughes, Jason  Lab 3,239 6.7 -5.3
Bennett, Charles * UKIP 1,908 3.9 1.2
Chamberlain, Philip * Green 599 1.2 1.2
Allnatt, Philip * Ind 208 0.4 0.4
* 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 Oth
2005 49.7% 34.4% 11.9% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 1.3%
2010 51.6% 36.2% 6.7% 3.9% 1.2% 0.4% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
344 North Wiltshire 15.4%
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%
173 North Wiltshire 51.6%
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%
28 North Wiltshire 73.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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