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Livingston

2010 Results:
Conservative: 5158 (10.77%)
Labour: 23215 (48.46%)
Liberal Democrat: 5316 (11.1%)
SNP: 12424 (25.93%)
BNP: 960 (2%)
UKIP: 443 (0.92%)
Scottish Socialist: 242 (0.51%)
Independent: 149 (0.31%)
Majority: 10791 (22.53%)

2005 Results:
Labour: 22657 (51.1%)
SNP: 9560 (21.6%)
Liberal Democrat: 6832 (15.4%)
Conservative: 4499 (10.1%)
Other: 789 (1.8%)
Majority: 13097 (29.5%)

Boundary changes prior to 2005 election.

2001 Result
Conservative: 2995 (8.3%)
Labour: 19108 (53%)
Liberal Democrat: 3969 (11%)
SNP: 8492 (23.6%)
Other: 1469 (4.1%)
Majority: 10616 (29.5%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 4028 (9.4%)
Labour: 23510 (54.9%)
Liberal Democrat: 2876 (6.7%)
SNP: 11763 (27.5%)
Referendum: 444 (1%)
Other: 213 (0.5%)
Majority: 11747 (27.4%)

No Boundary Changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Graeme Morrice (Labour)

2010 election candidates:
portraitAlison Adamson-Ross (Conservative)
portraitGraeme Morrice (Labour)
portraitCharles Dundas (Liberal Democrat)
portraitLis Bardell (SNP)
portraitAlistair Forrest (UKIP)
portraitDavid Orr (BNP)
portraitAlly Hendry (SSP)
portraitJim Slavin (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 101638
Male: 48.4%
Female: 51.6%
Under 18: 26.4%
Over 60: 14.6%
Born outside UK: 3.2%
White: 98.4%
Asian: 0.8%
Mixed: 0.2%
Other: 0.4%
Christian: 60.2%
Muslim: 0.7%
Graduates 16-74: 14.6%
No Qualifications 16-74: 32.3%
Owner-Occupied: 63.7%
Social Housing: 30.5% (Council: 22.2%, Housing Ass.: 8.3%)
Privately Rented: 3.4%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 2%

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