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Richmond Park

Shows the general election results for Richmond Park, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 77,751 and a turnout of 76.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Goldsmith, Zac
Majority
4,091
Electorate
77,751
Turnout
76.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 49.7%
LD 42.8%
Lab 5.0%
UKIP 1.1%
Green 1.0%
CPA 0.2%
Ind 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 (%)
Goldsmith, Zac  Con 29,461 49.7 -9.6
Kramer, Susan  LD 25,370 42.8 25.9
Tunnicliffe, Eleanor  Lab 2,979 5.0 -15.6
Dul, Peter * UKIP 669 1.1 1.1
Page, James * Green 572 1.0 -2.2
May, Susan * CPA 133 0.2 0.2
Hill, Charles * Ind 84 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 Con LD Lab UKIP Green CPA Ind
2005 59.3% 16.9% 20.6% 0.0% 3.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 49.7% 42.8% 5.0% 1.1% 1.0% 0.2% 0.1%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
519 Richmond Park 6.9%
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%
225 Richmond Park 49.7%
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%
3 Richmond Park 76.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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