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Tonbridge and Malling

Shows the general election results for Tonbridge and Malling, which is a constituency in Kent. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 71,790 and a turnout of 71.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Stanley, John
Majority
18,178
Electorate
71,790
Turnout
71.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 57.9%
LD 22.5%
Lab 12.6%
UKIP 3.7%
Green 1.5%
NF 1.0%
Eng Dem 0.8%

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 (%)
Stanley, John  Con 29,723 57.9 5.1
Simpson, Elizabeth  LD 11,545 22.5 3.0
Griffiths, Daniel  Lab 6,476 12.6 -11.2
Waller, David * UKIP 1,911 3.7 -0.2
Dawe, Steve * Green 764 1.5 1.5
Easter, Mike * NF 505 1.0 1.0
Rogers, Lisa * Eng Dem 390 0.8 0.8
* 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 NF Eng Dem
2005 52.8% 19.5% 23.8% 3.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2010 57.9% 22.5% 12.6% 3.7% 1.5% 1.0% 0.8%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
55 Tonbridge and Malling 35.4%
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%
45 Tonbridge and Malling 57.9%
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%
85 Tonbridge and Malling 71.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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