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Pudsey

Shows the general election results for Pudsey, which is a constituency in Yorkshire and The Humber. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 69,257 and a turnout of 70.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Andrew, Stuart
Majority
1,659
Electorate
69,257
Turnout
70.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 38.5%
Lab 35.1%
LD 20.8%
BNP 3.2%
UKIP 2.5%

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 (%)
Andrew, Stuart  Con 18,874 38.5 4.8
Hanley, Jamie  Lab 17,215 35.1 -10.3
Matthews, Jamie  LD 10,224 20.8 2.7
Gibson, Ian * BNP 1,549 3.2 3.2
Dews, David * UKIP 1,221 2.5 -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
2005 33.7% 45.4% 18.2% 0.0% 2.8%
2010 38.5% 35.1% 20.8% 3.2% 2.5%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
592 Pudsey 3.4%
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%
583 Pudsey 38.5%
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%
109 Pudsey 70.9%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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