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Suffolk Coastal

Shows the general election results for Suffolk Coastal, which is a constituency in Suffolk. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 76,572 and a turnout of 71.7%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Coffey, Therese
Majority
9,128
Electorate
76,572
Turnout
71.7%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 46.4%
LD 29.8%
Lab 16.1%
UKIP 5.7%
Green 2.0%

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 (%)
Coffey, Therese  Con 25,475 46.4 1.8
Cooper, Daisy  LD 16,347 29.8 7.7
Leeder, Adam  Lab 8,812 16.1 -10.1
Bush, Stephen  UKIP 3,156 5.7 1.9
Fulcher, Rachel * Green 1,103 2.0 -1.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP Green
2005 44.6% 22.1% 26.1% 3.8% 3.3%
2010 46.4% 29.8% 16.1% 5.7% 2.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
333 Suffolk Coastal 16.6%
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%
331 Suffolk Coastal 46.4%
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%
78 Suffolk Coastal 71.7%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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