Skip to main content
Menu

Rochford and Southend East

Shows the general election results for Rochford and Southend East, which is a constituency in Essex. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 71,467 and a turnout of 58.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Duddridge, James
Majority
11,050
Electorate
71,467
Turnout
58.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 46.9%
Lab 20.3%
LD 19.4%
UKIP 5.8%
BNP 4.5%
Green 1.7%
Ind 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 (%)
Duddridge, James  Con 19,509 46.9 1.5
Bonavia, Kevin  Lab 8,459 20.3 -11.3
Longley, Graham  LD 8,084 19.4 4.7
Moyies, James  UKIP 2,405 5.8 0.9
Strobridge, Geoff * BNP 1,856 4.5 4.5
Vaughan, Andrew * Green 707 1.7 -1.8
Chytry, Anthonty * Ind 611 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 Con Lab LD UKIP BNP Green Ind
2005 45.4% 31.6% 14.7% 4.8% 0.0% 3.5% 0.0%
2010 46.9% 20.3% 19.4% 5.8% 4.5% 1.7% 1.5%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
181 Rochford and Southend East 26.5%
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.

View full list
Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
323 Rochford and Southend East 46.9%
650 Norwich South 29.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

View full list
Highest % turnout Average: 65.1%
1 East Renfrewshire 77.3%
566 Rochford and Southend East 58.3%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

View full list