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Oxford East

Shows the general election results for Oxford East, which is a constituency in Oxfordshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 81,903 and a turnout of 63.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Smith, Andrew
Majority
4,581
Electorate
81,903
Turnout
63.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 42.5%
LD 33.6%
Con 18.8%
Green 2.4%
UKIP 2.3%
SEP 0.2%
EPA 0.1%

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 (%)
Smith, Andrew  Lab 21,938 42.5 6.5
Goddard, Stephen  LD 17,357 33.6 -1.6
Argar, Edward  Con 9,727 18.8 1.5
Dhall, Sushila * Green 1,238 2.4 -2.1
Gasper, Julia * UKIP 1,202 2.3 0.6
O'Sullivan, David * SEP 116 0.2 0.2
Crawford, Roger * EPA 73 0.1 0.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con Green UKIP SEP EPA Oth
2005 35.9% 35.2% 17.3% 4.5% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 5.3%
2010 42.5% 33.6% 18.8% 2.4% 2.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
475 Oxford East 8.9%
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%
465 Oxford East 42.5%
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%
432 Oxford East 63.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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