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Worsley and Eccles South

Shows the general election results for Worsley and Eccles South, which is a constituency in North West. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 72,473 and a turnout of 57.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Keeley, Barbara
Majority
4,337
Electorate
72,473
Turnout
57.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 42.9%
Con 32.5%
LD 16.5%
UKIP 4.9%
Eng Dem 3.2%

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 (%)
Keeley, Barbara  Lab 17,892 42.9 -10.4
Lindley, Iain  Con 13,555 32.5 4.8
Gadsden, Richard  LD 6,883 16.5 3.6
Townsend, Andrew * UKIP 2,037 4.9 -1.2
Whitelegg, Paul * Eng Dem 1,334 3.2 3.2
* 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 Eng Dem
2005 53.3% 27.7% 12.9% 6.1% 0.0%
2010 42.9% 32.5% 16.5% 4.9% 3.2%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
446 Worsley and Eccles South 10.4%
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%
444 Worsley and Eccles South 42.9%
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%
580 Worsley and Eccles South 57.5%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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