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Nottingham South

Shows the general election results for Nottingham South, which is a constituency in Nottinghamshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 67,441 and a turnout of 60.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Greenwood, Lilian
Majority
1,772
Electorate
67,441
Turnout
60.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 37.3%
Con 32.9%
LD 23.1%
BNP 2.8%
UKIP 2.4%
Green 1.5%

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 (%)
Greenwood, Lilian  Lab 15,209 37.3 -8.6
Holland, Rowena  Con 13,437 32.9 6.2
Sutton, Tony  LD 9,406 23.1 -0.4
Woodward, Tony * BNP 1,140 2.8 2.8
Browne, Ken * UKIP 967 2.4 -1.5
Butcher, Matthew * Green 630 1.5 1.5
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD BNP UKIP Green
2005 45.9% 26.7% 23.5% 0.0% 3.9% 0.0%
2010 37.3% 32.9% 23.1% 2.8% 2.4% 1.5%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
574 Nottingham South 4.3%
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%
606 Nottingham South 37.3%
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%
512 Nottingham South 60.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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