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Stroud

Shows the general election results for Stroud, which is a constituency in Gloucestershire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 78,286 and a turnout of 74.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Carmichael, Neil
Majority
1,299
Electorate
78,286
Turnout
74.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 40.8%
Lab 38.6%
LD 15.4%
Green 2.7%
UKIP 2.2%
Ind 0.2%

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 (%)
Carmichael, Neil  Con 23,679 40.8 2.5
Drew, David  Lab 22,380 38.6 -1.5
Andrewartha, Dennis  LD 8,955 15.4 1.5
Whiteside, Martin * Green 1,542 2.7 -3.0
Parker, Steve * UKIP 1,301 2.2 0.3
Lomas, Alan * Ind 116 0.2 0.2
* 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 Green UKIP Ind
2005 38.3% 40.2% 13.9% 5.7% 1.9% 0.0%
2010 40.8% 38.6% 15.4% 2.7% 2.2% 0.2%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
611 Stroud 2.2%
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%
516 Stroud 40.8%
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%
22 Stroud 74.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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