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Old Bexley and Sidcup

Shows the general election results for Old Bexley and Sidcup, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 65,699 and a turnout of 69.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Brokenshire, James
Majority
15,857
Electorate
65,699
Turnout
69.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 54.1%
Lab 19.3%
LD 15.4%
BNP 4.7%
UKIP 3.4%
Eng Dem 1.1%
Ind 0.9%
Green 0.8%
MRLP 0.3%

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 (%)
Brokenshire, James  Con 24,625 54.1 4.1
Everitt, Rick  Lab 8,768 19.3 -8.7
Borrowman, Duncan  LD 6,996 15.4 1.5
Brooks, John * BNP 2,132 4.7 4.7
Coburn, David * UKIP 1,532 3.4 -1.2
Cheeseman, Elaine * Eng Dem 520 1.1 1.1
Hemming-Clark, John * Ind 393 0.9 0.9
Rooks, Jonathan * Green 371 0.8 0.8
Dynamite, Napoleon * MRLP 155 0.3 0.3
* 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 BNP UKIP Eng Dem Ind Green MRLP Oth
2005 50.0% 28.0% 13.9% 0.0% 4.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.6%
2010 54.1% 19.3% 15.4% 4.7% 3.4% 1.1% 0.9% 0.8% 0.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
62 Old Bexley and Sidcup 34.9%
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%
102 Old Bexley and Sidcup 54.1%
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%
168 Old Bexley and Sidcup 69.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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