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Worcester

Shows the general election results for Worcester, which is a constituency in Hereford & Worcester. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,835 and a turnout of 67.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

CON
Conservative Gain
Walker, Robin
Majority
2,982
Electorate
72,835
Turnout
67.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Con 39.5%
Lab 33.4%
LD 19.4%
UKIP 2.8%
BNP 2.5%
Green 1.5%
Pirate 0.4%
Ind 0.3%
Ind 0.2%

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 (%)
Walker, Robin  Con 19,358 39.5 4.4
Foster, Michael  Lab 16,376 33.4 -8.4
Alderson, Jackie  LD 9,525 19.4 3.2
Bennett, Jack * UKIP 1,360 2.8 0.4
Kirby, Spencer Lee * BNP 1,219 2.5 2.5
Stephen, Louis * Green 735 1.5 -0.5
Robinson, Andrew * Pirate 173 0.4 0.4
Nielsen, Peter * Ind 129 0.3 0.3
Christian-Brookes, Andrew * Ind 99 0.2 0.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con Lab LD UKIP BNP Green Pirate Ind Ind Oth
2005 35.1% 41.9% 16.3% 2.4% 0.0% 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.4%
2010 39.5% 33.4% 19.4% 2.8% 2.5% 1.5% 0.4% 0.3% 0.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
538 Worcester 6.1%
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%
551 Worcester 39.5%
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%
243 Worcester 67.2%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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