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East Hampshire

2010 Results:
Conservative: 29137 (56.78%)
Labour: 4043 (7.88%)
Liberal Democrat: 15640 (30.48%)
UKIP: 1477 (2.88%)
English Democrat: 710 (1.38%)
Others: 310 (0.6%)
Majority: 13497 (26.3%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Conservative: 22993 (47%)
Liberal Democrat: 15798 (32.3%)
Labour: 8803 (18%)
Other: 1352 (2.8%)
Majority: 7195 (14.7%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 24273 (45.7%)
Labour: 8519 (16%)
Liberal Democrat: 18764 (35.3%)
UKIP: 1583 (3%)
Majority: 5509 (10.4%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 23950 (47.6%)
Labour: 9866 (19.6%)
Liberal Democrat: 15060 (29.9%)
UKIP: 1413 (2.8%)
Majority: 8890 (17.7%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 27927 (48%)
Labour: 9945 (17.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 16337 (28.1%)
Referendum: 2757 (4.7%)
Other: 1162 (2%)
Majority: 11590 (19.9%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Damian Hinds (Conservative) Educated at Oxford University. Former Chairman of the Bow Group. Contested Stretford and Urmston in 2005.

2010 election candidates:
portraitDamian Hinds (Conservative) Educated at Oxford University. Former Chairman of the Bow Group. Contested Stretford and Urmston in 2005.
portraitJane Edbrooke (Labour) Educated at Robert May`s School the LSE. Political officer for teh Labour group on Waltham Forest council.
portraitAdam Carew (Liberal Democrat) Lecturer. Hampshire county councillor since 2005. East Hampshire district councillor since 2003. Contested Hampshire North East 2005.
portraitHugh McGuinness (UKIP)
portraitMatt Williams (English Democrat)
portraitDon Jerrard (Justice and Anti-Corruption)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 89795
Male: 49.2%
Female: 50.8%
Under 18: 23.2%
Over 60: 21%
Born outside UK: 6.9%
White: 98.3%
Black: 0.2%
Asian: 0.4%
Mixed: 0.7%
Other: 0.4%
Christian: 76.7%
Full time students: 2.2%
Graduates 16-74: 24.2%
No Qualifications 16-74: 20.9%
Owner-Occupied: 76.1%
Social Housing: 12.5% (Council: 1.2%, Housing Ass.: 11.3%)
Privately Rented: 7%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 4.1%

NB - The constituency guide is now archived and is no longer being updated.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.