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Chichester

2010 Results:
Conservative: 31427 (55.34%)
Labour: 5937 (10.45%)
Liberal Democrat: 15550 (27.38%)
UKIP: 3873 (6.82%)
Majority: 15877 (27.96%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Conservative: 24552 (47.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 14261 (27.7%)
Labour: 9584 (18.6%)
Other: 2999 (5.8%)
Majority: 10290 (20%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 25302 (48.3%)
Labour: 9632 (18.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 14442 (27.6%)
UKIP: 3025 (5.8%)
Majority: 10860 (20.7%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 23320 (47.1%)
Labour: 10627 (21.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 11965 (24.2%)
UKIP: 2308 (4.7%)
Green: 1292 (2.6%)
Majority: 11355 (22.9%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 25895 (46.4%)
Labour: 9605 (17.2%)
Liberal Democrat: 16161 (29%)
Referendum: 3318 (5.9%)
Other: 800 (1.4%)
Majority: 9734 (17.5%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Andrew Tyrie(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitAndrew Tyrie(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)
portraitSimon Holland (Labour)
portraitMartin Lury (Liberal Democrat)
portraitAndrew Moncrieff (UKIP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 97326
Male: 47.2%
Female: 52.8%
Under 18: 19.9%
Over 60: 29.1%
Born outside UK: 6.3%
White: 98.3%
Black: 0.2%
Asian: 0.4%
Mixed: 0.6%
Other: 0.5%
Christian: 77%
Full time students: 4%
Graduates 16-74: 23.4%
No Qualifications 16-74: 23.9%
Owner-Occupied: 71.1%
Social Housing: 14.7% (Council: 6.9%, Housing Ass.: 7.8%)
Privately Rented: 9%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 7.3%

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