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Wrexham

Shows the general election results for Wrexham, which is a constituency in Wrexham. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 50,872 and a turnout of 64.8%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

LAB
Labour Hold
Lucas, Ian
Majority
3,658
Electorate
50,872
Turnout
64.8%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
Lab 36.9%
LD 25.8%
Con 25.4%
PC 6.2%
BNP 3.4%
UKIP 2.3%

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 (%)
Lucas, Ian  Lab 12,161 36.9 -9.2
Rippeth, Thomas  LD 8,503 25.8 2.2
Hughes, Gareth  Con 8,375 25.4 5.4
Jones, Arfon  PC 2,029 6.2 0.4
Roberts, Melvin * BNP 1,134 3.4 3.4
Humberstone, John * UKIP 774 2.3 2.3
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Lab LD Con PC BNP UKIP Oth
2005 46.1% 23.6% 20.0% 5.7% 0.0% 0.0% 4.6%
2010 36.9% 25.8% 25.4% 6.2% 3.4% 2.3% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
436 Wrexham 11.1%
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%
614 Wrexham 36.9%
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%
352 Wrexham 64.8%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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