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South Cambridgeshire

Shows the general election results for South Cambridgeshire, which is a constituency in Cambridgeshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 78,995 and a turnout of 74.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Lansley, Andrew
Majority
7,838
Electorate
78,995
Turnout
74.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 47.4%
LD 34.1%
Lab 10.2%
Ind 3.3%
UKIP 3.2%
Green 1.8%

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 (%)
Lansley, Andrew  Con 27,995 47.4 0.9
Kindersley, Sebastian  LD 20,157 34.1 5.8
Sadiq, Tariq  Lab 6,024 10.2 -9.5
Page, Robin * Ind 1,968 3.3 3.3
Davies-Green, Helene * UKIP 1,873 3.2 0.4
Saggers, Simon * Green 1,039 1.8 -1.0
* 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 Green
2005 46.5% 28.3% 19.7% 0.0% 2.8% 2.7%
2010 47.4% 34.1% 10.2% 3.3% 3.2% 1.8%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
384 South Cambridgeshire 13.3%
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%
302 South Cambridgeshire 47.4%
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%
14 South Cambridgeshire 74.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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