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Sleaford and North Hykeham

Shows the general election results for Sleaford and North Hykeham, which is a constituency in Lincolnshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 84,806 and a turnout of 70.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Phillips, Stephen
Majority
19,905
Electorate
84,806
Turnout
70.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 51.6%
LD 18.2%
Lab 16.9%
Ind 6.4%
UKIP 3.6%
BNP 3.3%

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 (%)
Phillips, Stephen  Con 30,719 51.6 9.0
Harding-Price, David  LD 10,814 18.2 -25.6
Normington, James  Lab 10,051 16.9 6.1
Overton, Marianne  Ind 3,806 6.4 6.4
Doughty, Roger * UKIP 2,163 3.6 1.8
Clayton, Mike * BNP 1,977 3.3 3.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab Ind UKIP BNP Oth
2005 42.6% 43.8% 10.8% 0.0% 1.9% 0.0% 0.9%
2010 51.6% 18.2% 16.9% 6.4% 3.6% 3.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
72 Sleaford and North Hykeham 33.4%
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%
171 Sleaford and North Hykeham 51.6%
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%
131 Sleaford and North Hykeham 70.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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