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Bristol South

2010 Results:
Conservative: 11086 (22.92%)
Labour: 18600 (38.45%)
Liberal Democrat: 13866 (28.66%)
BNP: 1739 (3.59%)
UKIP: 1264 (2.61%)
Green: 1216 (2.51%)
English Democrat: 400 (0.83%)
TUSC: 206 (0.43%)
Majority: 4734 (9.79%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 20778 (49.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 9636 (22.8%)
Conservative: 8466 (20%)
Other: 3448 (8.1%)
Majority: 11142 (26.3%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 8466 (20%)
Labour: 20778 (49.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 9636 (22.8%)
Green: 2127 (5%)
UKIP: 1321 (3.1%)
Majority: 11142 (26.3%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 9118 (22.3%)
Labour: 23299 (56.9%)
Liberal Democrat: 6078 (14.8%)
UKIP: 496 (1.2%)
Green: 1233 (3%)
Other: 746 (1.8%)
Majority: 14181 (34.6%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 10562 (21.2%)
Labour: 29890 (59.9%)
Liberal Democrat: 6691 (13.4%)
Referendum: 1486 (3%)
Other: 1230 (2.5%)
Majority: 19328 (38.8%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Dawn Primarolo(Labour) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitMark Lloyd Davies (Conservative) Educated at Royal Holloway and the University of Amsterdam. Government affairs manager for a pharmaceutical company and former Conservative Research department health advisor.
portraitDawn Primarolo(Labour) (more information at They work for you)
portraitMark Wright (Liberal Democrat) Software engineer. Bristol city councillor.
portraitCharlie Bolton (Green) Bristol councillor since 2006. Contested Bristol South 2005.
portraitColin McNamee (UKIP)
portraitColin Chidsey (BNP)
portraitCraig Clarke (English Democrat)
portraitTom Baldwin (TUSC)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 99495
Male: 48.5%
Female: 51.5%
Under 18: 23.5%
Over 60: 20.5%
Born outside UK: 4.4%
White: 95.7%
Black: 0.8%
Asian: 1.5%
Mixed: 1.5%
Other: 0.4%
Christian: 65.3%
Muslim: 1.1%
Full time students: 2.7%
Graduates 16-74: 14.6%
No Qualifications 16-74: 36%
Owner-Occupied: 64.1%
Social Housing: 25.4% (Council: 21.2%, Housing Ass.: 4.2%)
Privately Rented: 6.8%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 10.1%

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