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Devon North

2010 Results:
Conservative: 18484 (36.02%)
Labour: 2671 (5.2%)
Liberal Democrat: 24305 (47.36%)
BNP: 614 (1.2%)
UKIP: 3720 (7.25%)
Green: 697 (1.36%)
English Democrat: 146 (0.28%)
Independent: 588 (1.15%)
Others: 96 (0.19%)
Majority: 5821 (11.34%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Liberal Democrat: 22759 (46.6%)
Conservative: 17382 (35.6%)
Labour: 4427 (9.1%)
Other: 4321 (8.8%)
Majority: 5377 (11%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 18868 (36.3%)
Labour: 4656 (9%)
Liberal Democrat: 23840 (45.9%)
Green: 1826 (3.5%)
UKIP: 2740 (5.3%)
Majority: 4972 (9.6%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 18800 (38.2%)
Labour: 4995 (10.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 21784 (44.2%)
UKIP: 2484 (5%)
Green: 1191 (2.4%)
Majority: 2984 (6.1%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 21643 (39.5%)
Labour: 5367 (9.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 27824 (50.7%)
Majority: 6181 (11.3%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Nick Harvey(Liberal Democrat) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitPhilip Milton (Conservative) born 1962, Barnstaple. Educated at Braunton Comprehensive and left school at 16 to work for Lloyds Bank. Founder and Managing Director of Philip J Milton & Co Plc, an independent financial advice company, and owner of a restaurant and Christian bookshop in Barnstaple.
portraitMark Cann (Labour)
portraitNick Harvey(Liberal Democrat) (more information at They work for you)
portraitL`Anne Knight (Green)
portraitStephen Crowther (UKIP)
portraitGary Marshall (BNP)
portraitNigel Vidler (English Democrat)
portraitRodney Cann (Independent) North Devon councillor since 1976. Devon councillor since 2001.
portraitGerry Sables (Communist)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 87508
Male: 48.6%
Female: 51.4%
Under 18: 21.2%
Over 60: 26.1%
Born outside UK: 3.3%
White: 99%
Asian: 0.2%
Mixed: 0.4%
Other: 0.2%
Christian: 75.1%
Full time students: 1.5%
Graduates 16-74: 14.7%
No Qualifications 16-74: 29.5%
Owner-Occupied: 73.6%
Social Housing: 10.7% (Council: 3.4%, Housing Ass.: 7.4%)
Privately Rented: 11.1%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 12.6%

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