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South East Cambridgeshire

Shows the general election results for South East Cambridgeshire, which is a constituency in Cambridgeshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 83,068 and a turnout of 69.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Paice, James
Majority
5,946
Electorate
83,068
Turnout
69.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 48.0%
LD 37.6%
Lab 7.6%
UKIP 3.7%
Green 1.3%
Ind 0.9%
CPA 0.8%

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 (%)
Paice, James  Con 27,629 48.0 0.8
Chatfield, Jonathan  LD 21,683 37.6 6.2
Cowan, John  Lab 4,380 7.6 -13.8
Monk, Andy * UKIP 2,138 3.7 3.7
Sedgwick-Jell, Simon * Green 766 1.3 1.3
Woollard, G. L. * Ind 517 0.9 0.9
Bell, Daniel * CPA 489 0.8 0.8
* 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 UKIP Green Ind CPA
2005 47.1% 31.5% 21.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 48.0% 37.6% 7.6% 3.7% 1.3% 0.9% 0.8%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
448 South East Cambridgeshire 10.3%
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%
288 South East Cambridgeshire 48.0%
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%
161 South East Cambridgeshire 69.3%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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