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Southampton, Itchen

Shows the general election results for Southampton, Itchen, which is a constituency in Hampshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 74,532 and a turnout of 59.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Gain
Denham, John
Majority
192
Electorate
74,532
Turnout
59.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 36.8%
Con 36.3%
LD 20.8%
UKIP 4.3%
Green 1.4%
TUSC 0.4%

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 (%)
Denham, John  Lab 16,326 36.8 2.4
Smith, Royston  Con 16,134 36.3 -0.9
Goodall, David  LD 9,256 20.8 -4.6
Kebbell, Alan * UKIP 1,928 4.3 2.8
Spottiswoode, John * Green 600 1.4 1.4
Cutter, Tim * TUSC 168 0.4 0.4
* 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 TUSC Oth
2005 34.3% 37.3% 25.4% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 1.4%
2010 36.8% 36.3% 20.8% 4.3% 1.4% 0.4% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
637 Southampton, Itchen 0.4%
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%
616 Southampton, Itchen 36.8%
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%
532 Southampton, Itchen 59.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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