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Middlesbrough

2010 Results:
Conservative: 6283 (18.78%)
Labour: 15351 (45.89%)
Liberal Democrat: 6662 (19.91%)
BNP: 1954 (5.84%)
UKIP: 1236 (3.69%)
Independent: 1969 (5.89%)
Majority: 8689 (25.98%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 18497 (57.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 5954 (18.6%)
Conservative: 5259 (16.4%)
Other: 2311 (7.2%)
Majority: 12543 (39.2%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 5263 (16.4%)
Labour: 18562 (57.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 5995 (18.7%)
BNP: 819 (2.5%)
UKIP: 768 (2.4%)
Other: 733 (2.3%)
Majority: 12567 (39.1%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 6453 (19.1%)
Labour: 22783 (67.6%)
Liberal Democrat: 3512 (10.4%)
Other: 969 (2.9%)
Majority: 16330 (48.4%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 7907 (17.2%)
Labour: 32925 (71.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 3934 (8.5%)
Referendum: 1331 (2.9%)
Majority: 25018 (54.3%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Stuart Bell(Labour) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitJohn Walsh (Conservative) TV and film producer.
portraitStuart Bell(Labour) (more information at They work for you)
portraitChris Foote-Wood (Liberal Democrat)
portraitRobert Parker (UKIP)
portraitMichael Ferguson (BNP)
portraitJoan McTigue (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 88957
Male: 48.2%
Female: 51.8%
Under 18: 25%
Over 60: 19.9%
Born outside UK: 5.4%
White: 91.6%
Black: 0.4%
Asian: 6.4%
Mixed: 1.1%
Other: 0.5%
Christian: 74.3%
Muslim: 6%
Full time students: 6.8%
Graduates 16-74: 12.6%
No Qualifications 16-74: 37.6%
Owner-Occupied: 61.7%
Social Housing: 26.3% (Council: 19.4%, Housing Ass.: 6.8%)
Privately Rented: 8.7%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 8.4%

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