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Thanet North

2010 Results:
Conservative: 22826 (52.66%)
Labour: 9298 (21.45%)
Liberal Democrat: 8400 (19.38%)
UKIP: 2819 (6.5%)
Majority: 13528 (31.21%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Conservative: 19132 (48%)
Labour: 13029 (32.7%)
Liberal Democrat: 6019 (15.1%)
Other: 1657 (4.2%)
Majority: 6103 (15.3%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 21699 (49.6%)
Labour: 14065 (32.2%)
Liberal Democrat: 6279 (14.4%)
UKIP: 1689 (3.9%)
Majority: 7634 (17.5%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 21050 (50.3%)
Labour: 14400 (34.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 4603 (11%)
UKIP: 980 (2.3%)
Other: 835 (2%)
Majority: 6650 (15.9%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 21586 (44.1%)
Labour: 18820 (38.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 5576 (11.4%)
Referendum: 2535 (5.2%)
Other: 438 (0.9%)
Majority: 2766 (5.7%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Roger Gale(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitRoger Gale(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)
portraitMichael Britton (Labour)
portraitLaura Murphy (Liberal Democrat)
portraitRosamund Parker (UKIP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 87514
Male: 47.3%
Female: 52.7%
Under 18: 22.7%
Over 60: 27.2%
Born outside UK: 4.3%
White: 98.1%
Black: 0.2%
Asian: 0.5%
Mixed: 0.8%
Other: 0.4%
Christian: 75.5%
Full time students: 2.6%
Graduates 16-74: 12.2%
No Qualifications 16-74: 33.7%
Owner-Occupied: 73%
Social Housing: 12.3% (Council: 6.8%, Housing Ass.: 5.5%)
Privately Rented: 11.6%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 8.5%

NB - The constituency guide is now archived and is no longer being updated. It will be replaced by a new guide in 2013, once the fate of the boundary review is finally settled.