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Woking

Shows the general election results for Woking, which is a constituency in Surrey. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 73,837 and a turnout of 71.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Hold
Lord, Jonathan
Majority
6,807
Electorate
73,837
Turnout
71.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 50.3%
LD 37.4%
Lab 8.0%
UKIP 3.8%
TPP 0.4%
Magna Cart 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 (%)
Lord, Jonathan  Con 26,551 50.3 2.9
Sharpley, Rosie  LD 19,744 37.4 4.3
Miller, Tom  Lab 4,246 8.0 -8.3
Burberry, Rob * UKIP 1,997 3.8 0.9
Roxburgh, Julie * TPP 204 0.4 0.4
Temple, Ruth * Magna Cart 44 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 Con LD Lab UKIP TPP Magna Cart Oth
2005 47.4% 33.1% 16.3% 2.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
2010 50.3% 37.4% 8.0% 3.8% 0.4% 0.1% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
394 Woking 12.9%
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%
208 Woking 50.3%
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%
84 Woking 71.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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