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Easington

2010 Results:
Conservative: 4790 (13.72%)
Labour: 20579 (58.94%)
Liberal Democrat: 5597 (16.03%)
BNP: 2317 (6.64%)
UKIP: 1631 (4.67%)
Majority: 14982 (42.91%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 22944 (71.2%)
Liberal Democrat: 4132 (12.8%)
Conservative: 3435 (10.7%)
Other: 1696 (5.3%)
Majority: 18812 (58.4%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 3400 (10.7%)
Labour: 22733 (71.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 4097 (12.9%)
BNP: 1042 (3.3%)
Other: 583 (1.8%)
Majority: 18636 (58.5%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 3411 (10.3%)
Labour: 25360 (76.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 3408 (10.3%)
Other: 831 (2.5%)
Majority: 21949 (66.5%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 3588 (8.6%)
Labour: 33600 (80.2%)
Liberal Democrat: 3025 (7.2%)
Referendum: 1179 (2.8%)
Other: 503 (1.2%)
Majority: 30012 (71.6%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Grahame Morris (Labour) born Easington. Former medical laboratory officer. Researcher and agent for John Cummings. Easington councillor 1987-2003.

2010 election candidates:
portraitRichard Harrison (Conservative) Dairy farmer.
portraitGrahame Morris (Labour) born Easington. Former medical laboratory officer. Researcher and agent for John Cummings. Easington councillor 1987-2003.
portraitTara Saville (Liberal Democrat)
portraitMartyn Aiken (UKIP)
portraitCheryl Dunn (BNP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 82207
Male: 48.4%
Female: 51.6%
Under 18: 23.5%
Over 60: 22.2%
Born outside UK: 1.2%
White: 99.2%
Asian: 0.4%
Mixed: 0.3%
Other: 0.2%
Christian: 85.2%
Full time students: 2%
Graduates 16-74: 9.3%
No Qualifications 16-74: 43.5%
Owner-Occupied: 63.3%
Social Housing: 28.8% (Council: 24.7%, Housing Ass.: 4.1%)
Privately Rented: 4.2%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 1.6%

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