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Westminster North

Shows the general election results for Westminster North, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 66,739 and a turnout of 59.3%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Buck, Karen
Majority
2,126
Electorate
66,739
Turnout
59.3%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 43.9%
Con 38.5%
LD 13.9%
Green 1.2%
BNP 0.8%
UKIP 0.8%
Ind 0.3%
Eng Dem 0.3%
Christian 0.2%
Ind 0.1%

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 (%)
Buck, Karen  Lab 17,377 43.9 4.0
Cash, Joanne  Con 15,251 38.5 5.2
Blackburn, Mark  LD 5,513 13.9 -5.7
Law Smith, Tristan * Green 478 1.2 -3.5
Curry, Stephen * BNP 334 0.8 0.8
Badzak, Jasna * UKIP 315 0.8 -0.4
Bahaijoub, Ali * Ind 101 0.3 0.3
Roseman, Edward * Eng Dem 99 0.3 0.3
Fajardo, Gabriela * Christian 98 0.2 0.2
Dharamsey, Abby * Ind 32 0.1 0.1
* 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 Green BNP UKIP Ind Eng Dem Christian Ind Oth
2005 39.9% 33.3% 19.7% 4.7% 0.0% 1.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.3%
2010 43.9% 38.5% 13.9% 1.2% 0.8% 0.8% 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 0.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
548 Westminster North 5.4%
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%
421 Westminster North 43.9%
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%
538 Westminster North 59.3%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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