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Hemsworth

2010 Results:
Conservative: 10662 (24.32%)
Labour: 20506 (46.77%)
Liberal Democrat: 5667 (12.93%)
BNP: 3059 (6.98%)
Independent: 3946 (9%)
Majority: 9844 (22.45%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 19838 (57.5%)
Conservative: 7921 (22.9%)
Liberal Democrat: 5465 (15.8%)
Other: 1293 (3.7%)
Majority: 11916 (34.5%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 8149 (22.1%)
Labour: 21630 (58.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 5766 (15.7%)
Other: 1247 (3.4%)
Majority: 13481 (36.6%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 7400 (21%)
Labour: 23036 (65.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 3990 (11.3%)
Other: 801 (2.3%)
Majority: 15636 (44.4%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 8096 (17.8%)
Labour: 32088 (70.6%)
Liberal Democrat: 4033 (8.9%)
Referendum: 1260 (2.8%)
Majority: 23992 (52.8%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Jon Trickett(Labour) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitAnn Myatt (Conservative)
portraitJon Trickett(Labour) (more information at They work for you)
portraitAlan Belmore (Liberal Democrat)
portraitIan Kitchen (BNP)
portraitIam Womersley (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 92766
Male: 48.7%
Female: 51.3%
Under 18: 23.7%
Over 60: 20.9%
Born outside UK: 2.2%
White: 98.2%
Asian: 1.2%
Mixed: 0.4%
Other: 0.2%
Christian: 79.1%
Muslim: 0.9%
Full time students: 2.3%
Graduates 16-74: 12.8%
No Qualifications 16-74: 41.3%
Owner-Occupied: 65.6%
Social Housing: 26.4% (Council: 24.3%, Housing Ass.: 2.1%)
Privately Rented: 5.9%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 5%

NB - The constituency guide is now archived and is no longer being updated.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