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Norfolk South West

2010 Results:
Conservative: 23753 (48.33%)
Labour: 9119 (18.55%)
Liberal Democrat: 10613 (21.59%)
BNP: 1774 (3.61%)
UKIP: 3061 (6.23%)
Green: 830 (1.69%)
Majority: 13140 (26.74%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Conservative: 21942 (45.8%)
Labour: 15086 (31.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 8319 (17.4%)
Other: 2575 (5.4%)
Majority: 6856 (14.3%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 25881 (46.9%)
Labour: 15795 (28.7%)
Liberal Democrat: 10207 (18.5%)
UKIP: 2738 (5%)
Other: 506 (0.9%)
Majority: 10086 (18.3%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 27633 (52.2%)
Labour: 18267 (34.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 5681 (10.7%)
UKIP: 1368 (2.6%)
Majority: 9366 (17.7%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 24694 (42%)
Labour: 22230 (37.8%)
Liberal Democrat: 8178 (13.9%)
Referendum: 3694 (6.3%)
Majority: 2464 (4.2%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Elizabeth Truss (Conservative)

2010 election candidates:
portraitElizabeth Truss (Conservative)
portraitPeter Smith (Labour)
portraitStephen Gordon (Liberal Democrat)
portraitLori Allen (Green)
portraitKay Hipsey (UKIP)
portraitDennis Pearce (BNP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 93707
Male: 49.4%
Female: 50.6%
Under 18: 21.8%
Over 60: 24.7%
Born outside UK: 6.5%
White: 98.3%
Black: 0.4%
Asian: 0.3%
Mixed: 0.8%
Other: 0.3%
Christian: 76.3%
Full time students: 1.6%
Graduates 16-74: 12%
No Qualifications 16-74: 35.9%
Owner-Occupied: 71.2%
Social Housing: 14.9% (Council: 5.9%, Housing Ass.: 9%)
Privately Rented: 8.2%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 6.1%

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