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Wimbledon

Shows the general election results for Wimbledon, which is a constituency in Greater London. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 65,723 and a turnout of 72.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Hammond, Stephen
Majority
11,408
Electorate
65,723
Turnout
72.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 49.1%
LD 25.0%
Lab 22.3%
UKIP 1.9%
Green 1.2%
Christian 0.5%

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 (%)
Hammond, Stephen  Con 23,257 49.1 7.7
Sheehan, Shas  LD 11,849 25.0 6.8
Judge, Andrew  Lab 10,550 22.3 -13.4
McAleer, Mark * UKIP 914 1.9 1.0
Thacker, Rajeev * Green 590 1.2 -1.9
Martin, David * Christian 235 0.5 0.5
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con LD Lab UKIP Green Christian Oth
2005 41.4% 18.2% 35.7% 0.9% 3.2% 0.0% 0.6%
2010 49.1% 25.0% 22.3% 1.9% 1.2% 0.5% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
214 Wimbledon 24.1%
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.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
248 Wimbledon 49.1%
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%
64 Wimbledon 72.1%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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