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Tottenham

Shows the general election results for Tottenham, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 68,834 and a turnout of 59.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Lammy, David
Majority
16,931
Electorate
68,834
Turnout
59.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 59.3%
LD 17.7%
Con 14.9%
TUSC 2.6%
Green 2.4%
UKIP 1.1%
Ind 0.7%
Christian 0.6%
Ind 0.4%
Ind 0.3%

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 (%)
Lammy, David  Lab 24,128 59.3 1.4
Schmitz, David  LD 7,197 17.7 0.9
Sullivan, Sean  Con 6,064 14.9 1.4
Sutton, Jenny * TUSC 1,057 2.6 2.6
Gray, Anne * Green 980 2.4 -2.2
Mckenzie, Winston * UKIP 466 1.1 1.1
Watson, Neville * Ind 265 0.7 0.7
Kadara, Abimbola * Christian 262 0.6 0.6
Thompson, Sheik * Ind 143 0.4 0.4
Carr, Errol * Ind 125 0.3 0.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con TUSC Green UKIP Ind Christian Ind Ind Oth
2005 57.9% 16.8% 13.5% 0.0% 4.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 7.2%
2010 59.3% 17.7% 14.9% 2.6% 2.4% 1.1% 0.7% 0.6% 0.7% 0.7% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
22 Tottenham 41.6%
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%
33 Tottenham 59.3%
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%
544 Tottenham 59.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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