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Stockton South

Shows the general election results for Stockton South, which is a constituency in Cleveland. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 73,840 and a turnout of 68.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Wharton, James
Majority
332
Electorate
73,840
Turnout
68.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 38.9%
Lab 38.3%
LD 15.1%
BNP 3.1%
UKIP 2.9%
Ind 1.1%
Christian 0.6%

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 (%)
Wharton, James  Con 19,577 38.9 4.7
Taylor, Dari  Lab 19,245 38.3 -9.4
Bell, Jacquie  LD 7,600 15.1 -1.0
Sinclair, Neil * BNP 1,553 3.1 3.1
Braney, Peter * UKIP 1,471 2.9 0.9
Hossack, Yvonne * Ind 536 1.1 1.1
Strike, Ted * Christian 302 0.6 0.6
* 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 BNP UKIP Ind Christian
2005 34.2% 47.7% 16.1% 0.0% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 38.9% 38.3% 15.1% 3.1% 2.9% 1.1% 0.6%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
633 Stockton South 0.7%
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%
566 Stockton South 38.9%
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%
209 Stockton South 68.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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