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Stoke-on-Trent South

Shows the general election results for Stoke-on-Trent South, which is a constituency in Staffordshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 68,032 and a turnout of 58.6%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Flello, Robert
Majority
4,130
Electorate
68,032
Turnout
58.6%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 38.8%
Con 28.4%
LD 15.9%
BNP 9.4%
UKIP 3.4%
Ind 3.0%
Ind 1.1%

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 (%)
Flello, Robert  Lab 15,446 38.8 -8.1
Rushton, James  Con 11,316 28.4 4.2
Ali, Zulfiqar  LD 6,323 15.9 0.8
Coleman, Michael  BNP 3,762 9.4 9.4
Barlow, Mike * UKIP 1,363 3.4 0.7
Follows, Terence * Ind 1,208 3.0 3.0
Breeze, Mark * Ind 434 1.1 1.1
* 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 BNP UKIP Ind Ind Oth
2005 46.8% 24.2% 15.1% 0.0% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 11.2%
2010 38.8% 28.4% 15.9% 9.4% 3.4% 3.0% 3.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
447 Stoke-on-Trent South 10.4%
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%
573 Stoke-on-Trent South 38.8%
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%
558 Stoke-on-Trent South 58.6%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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