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Northampton South

Shows the general election results for Northampton South, which is a constituency in Northamptonshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 63,105 and a turnout of 61.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Binley, Brian
Majority
6,004
Electorate
63,105
Turnout
61.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 40.8%
Lab 25.4%
LD 19.4%
Ind 5.8%
UKIP 4.9%
Eng Dem 1.6%
Green 0.9%
NSOPS 0.8%
Ind 0.2%
Scrap 0.2%

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 (%)
Binley, Brian  Con 15,917 40.8 3.0
Loakes, Clyde  Lab 9,913 25.4 -16.1
Varnsverry, Paul  LD 7,579 19.4 5.9
Clarke, Tony  Ind 2,242 5.8 5.8
Clark, Derek * UKIP 1,897 4.9 2.8
Sills, Kevin * Eng Dem 618 1.6 1.6
Hawkins, Julie * Green 363 0.9 0.9
Green, Dave * NSOPS 325 0.8 0.8
Willsher, Kevin * Ind 65 0.2 0.2
Costello, Liam * Scrap 59 0.2 0.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD Ind UKIP Eng Dem Green NSOPS Ind Scrap Oth
2005 37.8% 41.6% 13.6% 0.0% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 5.0%
2010 40.8% 25.4% 19.4% 5.8% 4.9% 1.6% 0.9% 0.8% 5.8% 0.2% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
343 Northampton South 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%
517 Northampton South 40.8%
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%
479 Northampton South 61.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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