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Waveney

Shows the general election results for Waveney, which is a constituency in Suffolk. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 78,532 and a turnout of 65.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Aldous, Peter
Majority
769
Electorate
78,532
Turnout
65.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 40.2%
Lab 38.7%
LD 13.3%
UKIP 5.2%
Green 2.3%
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 (%)
Aldous, Peter  Con 20,571 40.2 6.9
Blizzard, Bob  Lab 19,802 38.7 -6.6
Dean, Alan  LD 6,811 13.3 -1.8
Tyler, Jack  UKIP 2,684 5.2 1.5
Elliott, Graham * Green 1,167 2.3 -0.1
Barf, Louis * Ind 106 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 UKIP Green Ind
2005 33.4% 45.4% 15.1% 3.8% 2.4% 0.0%
2010 40.2% 38.7% 13.3% 5.2% 2.3% 0.2%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
620 Waveney 1.5%
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%
532 Waveney 40.2%
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%
339 Waveney 65.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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