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Stretford and Urmston

Shows the general election results for Stretford and Urmston, which is a constituency in North West. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 70,991 and a turnout of 63.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Green, Kate
Majority
8,935
Electorate
70,991
Turnout
63.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 48.6%
Con 28.7%
LD 16.9%
UKIP 3.4%
Green 2.0%
Christian 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 (%)
Green, Kate  Lab 21,821 48.6 -2.8
Williams, Alex  Con 12,886 28.7 -1.4
Cooke, Stephen  LD 7,601 16.9 3.0
Owen, David * UKIP 1,508 3.4 1.1
Westbrook, Margaret * Green 916 2.0 2.0
Jacob, Samuel * Christian 178 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 Christian Oth
2005 51.4% 30.1% 13.9% 2.2% 0.0% 0.0% 2.4%
2010 48.6% 28.7% 16.9% 3.4% 2.0% 0.4% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
285 Stretford and Urmston 19.9%
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%
258 Stretford and Urmston 48.6%
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%
422 Stretford and Urmston 63.3%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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