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Wolverhampton South East

Shows the general election results for Wolverhampton South East, which is a constituency in West Midlands. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 59,884 and a turnout of 58%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
McFadden, Pat
Majority
6,593
Electorate
59,884
Turnout
58%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 47.6%
Con 28.6%
LD 15.2%
UKIP 7.7%
Ind 1.0%

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 (%)
McFadden, Pat  Lab 16,505 47.6 -12.0
Wood, Ken  Con 9,912 28.6 5.6
Whitehouse, Richard  LD 5,277 15.2 2.9
Malik, Richard  UKIP 2,675 7.7 2.5
Handa, Sudhir * Ind 338 1.0 1.0
* 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 UKIP Ind
2005 59.5% 22.9% 12.3% 5.2% 0.0%
2010 47.6% 28.6% 15.2% 7.7% 1.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
296 Wolverhampton South East 19.0%
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%
295 Wolverhampton South East 47.6%
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%
574 Wolverhampton South East 58.0%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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