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Stretford and Urmston

2010 Results:
Conservative: 12886 (28.69%)
Labour: 21821 (48.59%)
Liberal Democrat: 7601 (16.92%)
UKIP: 1508 (3.36%)
Green: 916 (2.04%)
Christian: 178 (0.4%)
Majority: 8935 (19.9%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 19939 (51.1%)
Conservative: 11757 (30.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 5521 (14.1%)
Other: 1814 (4.6%)
Majority: 8181 (21%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 11566 (30.4%)
Labour: 19417 (51%)
Liberal Democrat: 5323 (14%)
UKIP: 845 (2.2%)
Other: 950 (2.5%)
Majority: 7851 (20.6%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 10565 (27.1%)
Labour: 23804 (61.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 3891 (10%)
Other: 713 (1.8%)
Majority: 13239 (34%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 14840 (30.5%)
Labour: 28480 (58.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 3978 (8.2%)
Referendum: 1397 (2.9%)
Majority: 13640 (28%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Kate Green (Labour) Formerly chief executive of the Child Poverty Action Group. Recieved an OBE in 2005.

2010 election candidates:
portraitAlex Williams (Conservative) Chartered accountant. Trafford councillor. Contested Bury South 2005, North West region 2009 European elections.
portraitKate Green (Labour) Formerly chief executive of the Child Poverty Action Group. Recieved an OBE in 2005.
portraitStephen Cooke (Liberal Democrat)
portraitMargaret Westbrook (Green) Contested North West region in 2009 European elections.
portraitDavid Owen (UKIP)
portraitSamuel Jacob (Christian Party)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 92722
Male: 48.6%
Female: 51.4%
Under 18: 23.7%
Over 60: 20.3%
Born outside UK: 9.9%
White: 87%
Black: 3.7%
Asian: 6.5%
Mixed: 2%
Other: 0.8%
Christian: 74.2%
Muslim: 5.5%
Sikh: 0.9%
Full time students: 3.5%
Graduates 16-74: 17.1%
No Qualifications 16-74: 30.3%
Owner-Occupied: 67.1%
Social Housing: 22.1% (Council: 13.3%, Housing Ass.: 8.7%)
Privately Rented: 8.1%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 9.2%

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