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Chipping Barnet

2010 Results:
Conservative: 24700 (48.81%)
Labour: 12773 (25.24%)
Liberal Democrat: 10202 (20.16%)
UKIP: 1442 (2.85%)
Green: 1021 (2.02%)
Independent: 470 (0.93%)
Majority: 11927 (23.57%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Conservative: 20509 (45.8%)
Labour: 14953 (33.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 7072 (15.8%)
Other: 2274 (5.1%)
Majority: 5556 (12.4%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 19744 (46.6%)
Labour: 13784 (32.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 6671 (15.7%)
Green: 1199 (2.8%)
UKIP: 924 (2.2%)
Other: 59 (0.1%)
Majority: 5960 (14.1%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 19702 (46.4%)
Labour: 17001 (40%)
Liberal Democrat: 5753 (13.6%)
Majority: 2701 (6.4%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 21317 (43%)
Labour: 20282 (40.9%)
Liberal Democrat: 6121 (12.3%)
Referendum: 1190 (2.4%)
Other: 655 (1.3%)
Majority: 1035 (2.1%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Theresa Villiers(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitTheresa Villiers(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)
portraitDamien Welfare (Labour) Educated at St Josephs Academy and Cambridge University. Barrister. Former special advisor to Lord Richard. Contested Chipping Barnet 2001, Norfolk North West 2005.
portraitStephen Barber (Liberal Democrat)
portraitKate Tansley (Green)
portraitJames Fluss (UKIP)
portraitPhilip Clayton (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 103261
Male: 47.9%
Female: 52.1%
Under 18: 22.7%
Over 60: 19%
Born outside UK: 22.4%
White: 81.5%
Black: 3.6%
Asian: 8.8%
Mixed: 2.7%
Other: 3.4%
Christian: 58.5%
Hindu: 4.6%
Jewish: 7.5%
Muslim: 4.5%
Full time students: 5%
Graduates 16-74: 31.3%
No Qualifications 16-74: 20.4%
Owner-Occupied: 73.8%
Social Housing: 12.3% (Council: 8.5%, Housing Ass.: 3.8%)
Privately Rented: 10.9%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 5.3%

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