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Rother Valley

2010 Results:
Conservative: 13281 (28.4%)
Labour: 19147 (40.95%)
Liberal Democrat: 8111 (17.35%)
BNP: 3606 (7.71%)
UKIP: 2613 (5.59%)
Majority: 5866 (12.55%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 21020 (51.9%)
Conservative: 9177 (22.7%)
Liberal Democrat: 6342 (15.7%)
Other: 3935 (9.7%)
Majority: 11844 (29.3%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 7647 (19.4%)
Labour: 21871 (55.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 6272 (15.9%)
BNP: 2020 (5.1%)
UKIP: 1685 (4.3%)
Majority: 14224 (36%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 7969 (21.7%)
Labour: 22851 (62.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 4603 (12.5%)
UKIP: 1380 (3.7%)
Majority: 14882 (40.4%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 7699 (16.7%)
Labour: 31184 (67.6%)
Liberal Democrat: 5342 (11.6%)
Referendum: 1932 (4.2%)
Majority: 23485 (50.9%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Kevin Barron(Labour) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitLynda Donaldson (Conservative)
portraitKevin Barron(Labour) (more information at They work for you)
portraitWesley Paxton (Liberal Democrat)
portraitTina Dowdall (UKIP)
portraitWilliam Blair (BNP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 90901
Male: 48.6%
Female: 51.4%
Under 18: 22.6%
Over 60: 21.5%
Born outside UK: 1.9%
White: 98.7%
Black: 0.2%
Asian: 0.6%
Mixed: 0.4%
Other: 0.2%
Christian: 82.1%
Full time students: 2.1%
Graduates 16-74: 13.9%
No Qualifications 16-74: 33%
Owner-Occupied: 75.7%
Social Housing: 17% (Council: 14.7%, Housing Ass.: 2.3%)
Privately Rented: 4.9%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 3.5%

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