Skip to main content
Menu

Walthamstow

Shows the general election results for Walthamstow, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 64,625 and a turnout of 63.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Creasy, Stella
Majority
9,478
Electorate
64,625
Turnout
63.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 51.8%
LD 28.7%
Con 14.0%
UKIP 2.0%
Green 1.9%
TUSC 0.7%
Christian 0.6%
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 (%)
Creasy, Stella  Lab 21,252 51.8 1.5
Ahmed, Farid  LD 11,774 28.7 1.6
Hemsted, Andy  Con 5,734 14.0 -4.2
Chisholm-Benli, Judith * UKIP 823 2.0 -0.3
Perrett, Daniel * Green 767 1.9 1.9
Taafe, Nancy * TUSC 279 0.7 0.7
Mall, Ashar * Christian 248 0.6 0.6
Warburton, Paul * Ind 117 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 UKIP Green TUSC Christian Ind Oth
2005 50.3% 27.1% 18.2% 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1%
2010 51.8% 28.7% 14.0% 2.0% 1.9% 0.7% 0.6% 0.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
237 Walthamstow 23.1%
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.

View full list
Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
161 Walthamstow 51.8%
650 Norwich South 29.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

View full list
Highest % turnout Average: 65.1%
1 East Renfrewshire 77.3%
414 Walthamstow 63.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

View full list