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Sefton Central

Shows the general election results for Sefton Central, which is a constituency in North West. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 67,511 and a turnout of 71.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Gain
Esterson, Bill
Majority
3,862
Electorate
67,511
Turnout
71.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 41.9%
Con 33.9%
LD 19.9%
UKIP 4.2%

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 (%)
Esterson, Bill  Lab 20,307 41.9 24.1
Jones, Deborah  Con 16,445 33.9 3.8
Clein, Richard  LD 9,656 19.9 -26.4
Harper, Peter * UKIP 2,055 4.2 2.9
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD UKIP Green Oth
2005 17.8% 30.2% 46.4% 1.4% 2.6% 1.8%
2010 41.9% 33.9% 19.9% 4.2% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
494 Sefton Central 8.0%
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%
479 Sefton Central 41.9%
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%
75 Sefton Central 71.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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