Results for a UK general election on 6 May 2010 Elections contested by Scottish Socialist Party

A general election to the 55th Parliament of the United Kingdom with an electorate of 45,597,461, having 29,687,604 valid votes and 81,879 invalid votes.

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Constituency Candidate Electorate Turnout Votes Vote share Vote change Position
Aberdeen North ROBERTSON, Ewan 64,808 58.2% 268 0.7% -1.2% 6th
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East O'NEILL, William 64,037 64.3% 476 1.2% -1.8% 5th
Dundee East GORRIE, Angela 65,471 62.0% 254 0.6% -0.7% 7th
Edinburgh South West FOX, Colin 66,361 68.5% 319 0.7% -0.6% 6th
Glasgow Central NESBITT, James 60,105 50.9% 357 1.2% -2.8% 7th
Glasgow East CURRAN, Frances 61,865 52.0% 454 1.4% -2.1% 6th
Glasgow North East MCVEY, Kevin 59,861 49.1% 179 0.6% -4.3% 7th
Livingston HENDRY, Ally 75,924 63.1% 242 0.5% -1.3% 7th
Paisley and Renfrewshire North ROLLO, Chris 63,704 68.6% 233 0.5% -1.0% 6th
Paisley and Renfrewshire South KERR, Jimmy 61,197 65.4% 375 0.9% -1.1% 6th

Turnout as calculated by the House of Commons Library, is the total number of votes cast and not spoiled, divided by the size of the electorate.

Under section 13(b) of the Representation of the People Act 1985, a candidate gaining 5% or less of the vote share will forfeit their deposit.