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West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine

Shows the general election results for West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine, which is a constituency in Aberdeenshire. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,110 and a turnout of 68.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LD
Liberal Democrat Hold
Smith, Robert
Majority
3,684
Electorate
66,110
Turnout
68.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
LD 38.4%
Con 30.3%
SNP 15.7%
Lab 13.6%
BNP 1.1%
UKIP 0.9%

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 (%)
Smith, Robert  LD 17,362 38.4 -7.9
Johnstone, Alex  Con 13,678 30.3 1.9
Robertson, Dennis  SNP 7,086 15.7 4.4
Williams, Greg  Lab 6,159 13.6 0.5
Raikes, Gary * BNP 513 1.1 1.1
Atkinson, Anthony * UKIP 397 0.9 0.9
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year LD Con SNP Lab BNP UKIP SSP
2005 46.3% 28.4% 11.3% 13.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
2010 38.4% 30.3% 15.7% 13.6% 1.1% 0.9% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
489 West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine 8.2%
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%
586 West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine 38.4%
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%
201 West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine 68.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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