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Linlithgow and Falkirk East

2010 Results:
Conservative: 6146 (11.95%)
Labour: 25634 (49.82%)
Liberal Democrat: 6589 (12.81%)
SNP: 13081 (25.42%)
Majority: 12553 (24.4%)

2005 Results:
Labour: 22121 (47.7%)
SNP: 10919 (23.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 7100 (15.3%)
Conservative: 5486 (11.8%)
Other: 763 (1.6%)
Majority: 11202 (24.1%)

Boundary changes prior to 2005 electionEM631: Name of seat changed from Linlithgow.

2001 Result
Conservative: 2836 (9%)
Labour: 17207 (54.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 2628 (8.3%)
SNP: 8078 (25.5%)
Other: 906 (2.9%)
Majority: 9129 (28.8%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 4964 (12.5%)
Labour: 21469 (54.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 2331 (5.9%)
SNP: 10631 (26.8%)
Referendum: 259 (0.7%)
Majority: 10838 (27.3%)

No Boundary Changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Michael Connarty(Labour) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitAndrea Stephenson (Conservative)
portraitMichael Connarty(Labour) (more information at They work for you)
portraitStephen Glenn (Liberal Democrat)
portraitTam Smith (SNP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 101089
Male: 48.1%
Female: 51.9%
Under 18: 23.7%
Over 60: 20.4%
Born outside UK: 2.2%
White: 99.1%
Asian: 0.5%
Mixed: 0.2%
Other: 0.2%
Christian: 65.6%
Full time students: 0%
Graduates 16-74: 15.1%
No Qualifications 16-74: 34.8%
Owner-Occupied: 59.9%
Social Housing: 34.4% (Council: 29.7%, Housing Ass.: 4.7%)
Privately Rented: 2.6%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 2.1%

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