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South Staffordshire

Shows the general election results for South Staffordshire, which is a constituency in Staffordshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 73,849 and a turnout of 68.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Williamson, Gavin
Majority
16,590
Electorate
73,849
Turnout
68.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 53.2%
Lab 20.3%
LD 16.7%
UKIP 5.5%
BNP 3.8%
Ind 0.5%

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 (%)
Williamson, Gavin  Con 26,834 53.2 2.5
McElduff, Kevin  Lab 10,244 20.3 0.3
Fellows, Sarah  LD 8,427 16.7 3.3
Nattrass, Mike  UKIP 2,753 5.5 -4.7
Bradnock, David * BNP 1,928 3.8 3.8
Morris, Andrew * Ind 254 0.5 0.5
* 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 UKIP BNP Ind Oth Green
2005 50.6% 20.0% 13.4% 10.1% 0.0% 0.0% 4.2% 1.6%
2010 53.2% 20.3% 16.7% 5.5% 3.8% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
78 South Staffordshire 32.9%
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%
121 South Staffordshire 53.2%
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%
204 South Staffordshire 68.3%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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