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Romford

Shows the general election results for Romford, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 71,306 and a turnout of 65.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Rosindell, Andrew
Majority
16,954
Electorate
71,306
Turnout
65.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 56.0%
Lab 19.5%
LD 12.0%
BNP 5.2%
UKIP 4.4%
Eng Dem 1.3%
Green 1.0%
Ind 0.3%
Ind 0.2%

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 (%)
Rosindell, Andrew  Con 26,031 56.0 -1.7
Voller, Rachel  Lab 9,077 19.5 -9.5
Duffett, Helen  LD 5,572 12.0 3.6
Bailey, Robert  BNP 2,438 5.2 5.2
Batten, Gerard * UKIP 2,050 4.4 2.1
Thorogood, Peter * Eng Dem 603 1.3 1.3
Haines, Gary * Green 447 1.0 1.0
Hyde, Philip * Ind 151 0.3 0.3
Sturman, David * Ind 112 0.2 0.2
* 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 Green Ind Ind Oth
2005 57.7% 29.1% 8.4% 0.0% 2.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6%
2010 56.0% 19.5% 12.0% 5.2% 4.4% 1.3% 1.0% 0.3% 0.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
49 Romford 36.5%
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.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
72 Romford 56.0%
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%
336 Romford 65.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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