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Ceredigion

2010 Results:
Conservative: 4421 (11.56%)
Labour: 2210 (5.78%)
Liberal Democrat: 19139 (50.03%)
Plaid Cymru: 10815 (28.27%)
UKIP: 977 (2.55%)
Green: 696 (1.82%)
Majority: 8324 (21.76%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Liberal Democrat: 13093 (36.7%)
Plaid Cymru: 12840 (36%)
Labour: 4316 (12.1%)
Conservative: 4312 (12.1%)
Other: 1107 (3.1%)
Majority: 252 (0.7%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 4455 (12.4%)
Labour: 4337 (12.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 13130 (36.5%)
Plaid Cymru: 12911 (35.9%)
Green: 846 (2.4%)
Other: 268 (0.7%)
Majority: 219 (0.6%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 6730 (19.4%)
Labour: 5338 (15.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 9297 (26.9%)
Plaid Cymru: 13241 (38.3%)
Majority: 3944 (11.4%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 5983 (14.9%)
Labour: 9767 (24.3%)
Liberal Democrat: 6616 (16.5%)
Plaid Cymru: 16728 (41.6%)
Referendum: 1092 (2.7%)
Majority: 6961 (17.3%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Mark Williams(Liberal Democrat) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitLuke Evetts (Conservative)
portraitRichard Boudier (Labour)
portraitMark Williams(Liberal Democrat) (more information at They work for you)
portraitPenri James (Plaid Cymru) born 1962, Aberystwyth. Educated at Ysgol Gyfun Penweddig and Bangor University. Agricultural lecturer. Dyfed county councillor 1993-1996. Ceredigion county councillor 1995-2008.
portraitLeila Kiersch (Green) Educated at Aberystwyth University.
portraitElwyn Willams (UKIP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 74941
Male: 48.8%
Female: 51.2%
Under 18: 19.3%
Over 60: 24.2%
Born outside UK: 3.7%
White: 98.6%
Asian: 0.4%
Mixed: 0.6%
Other: 0.3%
Christian: 70.8%
Full time students: 13.8%
Graduates 16-74: 21.7%
No Qualifications 16-74: 25%
Owner-Occupied: 70%
Social Housing: 12% (Council: 9.2%, Housing Ass.: 2.8%)
Privately Rented: 13.5%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 15.1%

NB - The constituency guide is now archived and is no longer being updated. It will be replaced by a new guide in 2013, once the fate of the boundary review is finally settled.