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West Bromwich West

Shows the general election results for West Bromwich West, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 64,859 and a turnout of 55.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Bailey, Adrian
Majority
5,651
Electorate
64,859
Turnout
55.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 45.0%
Con 29.3%
LD 12.0%
BNP 9.4%
UKIP 4.3%

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 (%)
Bailey, Adrian  Lab 16,263 45.0 -8.7
Hardie, Andrew  Con 10,612 29.3 6.6
Smith, Sadie  LD 4,336 12.0 1.8
Green, Russ  BNP 3,394 9.4 9.4
Ford, Malcolm * UKIP 1,566 4.3 1.8
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab Con LD BNP UKIP Oth
2005 53.7% 22.8% 10.2% 0.0% 2.5% 10.9%
2010 45.0% 29.3% 12.0% 9.4% 4.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
341 West Bromwich West 15.6%
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%
387 West Bromwich West 45.0%
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%
610 West Bromwich West 55.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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