United Kingdom general election, 2010 (England)

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United Kingdom general election, 2010[1]
England
2005 ←
members
6 May 2010 (2010-05-06) → Next

All 533 English seats to the House of Commons
  First party Second party Third party
 
Leader David Cameron Gordon Brown Nick Clegg
Party Conservative Labour Liberal Democrat
Leader since 6 December 2005 24 June 2007 18 December 2007
Last election 198 Seats 355 Seats 47 Seats
Seats before 205 349 47
Seats won 298 191 43
Seat change +92 -87 -5
Popular vote 9,931,029 7,042,398 6,076,189
Percentage 39.6% 28.1% 24.2%

2010UKElectionMapEngland.svg

Colours on map indicate winning party for each constituency.

Prime Minister before election

Gordon Brown
Labour

Subsequent Prime Minister

David Cameron
Conservative

These are the English results of the United Kingdom general election, 2010. The election was held on 6 May 2010 and all 533 seats in England were contested. The Conservative Party (UK) achieved a complete majority of English seats however fared less well in Scotland and Wales, so a coalition UK government was subsequently formed between the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats.

Results Table[edit]

Party Seats Seats
change
Votes  %  %
change
Conservative 298 +92 9,931,029 39.6 +3.9
Labour 191 -87 7,042,398 28.1 -7.4
Liberal Democrat 43 -4 6,076,189 24.2 +1.3
UKIP 0 0 866,633 3.5 +0.9
BNP 0 0 532,333 2.1 +1.3
Green 1 +1 258,954 1.0 -0.1
English Democrats 0 0 64,826 0.3 +0.2
Respect 0 -1 33,251 0.1 -0.2
Health Concern 0 -1 16,150 0.1
Christian 0 0 15,841 0.1
National Front 0 0 10,400 0.0
TUSC 0 0 8,404 0.0
Socialist Labour 0 0 4,368 0.0
Others 0 0 224,341 0.9
Turnout: 25,085,097 65.5 +4.5

References[edit]

  1. ^ Election 2010 United Kingdom - National Results BBC News