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Liverpool Wavertree

2010 Results:
Conservative: 2830 (7.41%)
Labour: 20132 (53.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 12965 (33.93%)
BNP: 150 (0.39%)
UKIP: 890 (2.33%)
Green: 598 (1.56%)
Socialist Labour: 200 (0.52%)
Independent: 149 (0.39%)
Majority: 7167 (19.17%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 17060 (49%)
Liberal Democrat: 14022 (40.3%)
Conservative: 2500 (7.2%)
Other: 1207 (3.5%)
Majority: 3038 (8.7%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 2331 (6.6%)
Labour: 18441 (52.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 13268 (37.7%)
UKIP: 660 (1.9%)
Other: 471 (1.3%)
Majority: 5173 (14.7%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 3091 (9.6%)
Labour: 20155 (62.7%)
Liberal Democrat: 7836 (24.4%)
UKIP: 348 (1.1%)
Other: 708 (2.2%)
Majority: 12319 (38.3%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 4944 (10.8%)
Labour: 29592 (64.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 9891 (21.5%)
Referendum: 576 (1.3%)
Other: 915 (2%)
Majority: 19701 (42.9%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Luciana Berger (Labour) Born London. Educated at Birmingham University.

2010 election candidates:
portraitAndrew Garnett (Conservative) born 1971, Liverpool. Educated at St Margarets CE High School and Manchester Metropolitan University. Compliance officer. Chiltern councillor since 2006.
portraitLuciana Berger (Labour) Born London. Educated at Birmingham University.
portraitColin Eldridge (Liberal Democrat) born 1977. Educated at St Bartholomew`s Newbury and the University of the West of England. Freelance sales and marketing executive. Bristol City councillor between 1998-2001. Contested Woodspring in 2001, Liverpool Wavertree in 2005.
portraitRebecca Lawson (Green) Born Cumbria. Psychology lecturer.
portraitNeil Miney (UKIP)
portraitSteven McEllenborough (BNP)
portraitKim Singleton (Socialist Labour)
portraitFrank Dunne (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 88192
Male: 47.4%
Female: 52.6%
Under 18: 22.3%
Over 60: 19.3%
Born outside UK: 6.1%
White: 92.1%
Black: 1.8%
Asian: 1.5%
Mixed: 2.5%
Other: 2.1%
Christian: 77.1%
Jewish: 1.3%
Muslim: 1.9%
Full time students: 10.4%
Graduates 16-74: 19%
No Qualifications 16-74: 33.1%
Owner-Occupied: 58.9%
Social Housing: 21.7% (Council: 7.8%, Housing Ass.: 13.9%)
Privately Rented: 17%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 28.2%

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