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Warrington South

2010 Results:
Conservative: 19641 (35.79%)
Labour: 18088 (32.96%)
Liberal Democrat: 15094 (27.51%)
UKIP: 1624 (2.96%)
Green: 427 (0.78%)
Majority: 1553 (2.83%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 19490 (41.8%)
Conservative: 14428 (31%)
Liberal Democrat: 11373 (24.4%)
Other: 1301 (2.8%)
Majority: 5062 (10.9%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 15457 (33%)
Labour: 18972 (40.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 11111 (23.7%)
UKIP: 804 (1.7%)
Other: 453 (1%)
Majority: 3515 (7.5%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 15022 (33%)
Labour: 22419 (49.3%)
Liberal Democrat: 7419 (16.3%)
UKIP: 637 (1.4%)
Majority: 7397 (16.3%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 17914 (32.5%)
Labour: 28721 (52.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 7199 (13.1%)
Referendum: 1082 (2%)
Other: 166 (0.3%)
Majority: 10807 (19.6%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: David Mowat (Conservative) . Educated at Imperial College. Chartered accountant and a former managing partner at Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting), now Chairman of Fairbridge, a Manchester charity working with deprived young people.

2010 election candidates:
portraitDavid Mowat (Conservative) . Educated at Imperial College. Chartered accountant and a former managing partner at Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting), now Chairman of Fairbridge, a Manchester charity working with deprived young people.
portraitNick Bent (Labour) Educated at Oxford University. Public affairs director and an associate at Demos. Former special advisor to Tessa Jowell.
portraitJo Crotty (Liberal Democrat) Educated at the University of Portsmouth, Doctorate from the University of Nottingham. Lecturer at Aston University. Contested Eddisbury in 2005 and the delayed South Staffordshire poll in 2005.
portraitSteph Davies (Green)
portraitJames Ashington (UKIP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 96940
Male: 49%
Female: 51%
Under 18: 23.1%
Over 60: 19.8%
Born outside UK: 3.7%
White: 97.7%
Black: 0.2%
Asian: 0.9%
Mixed: 0.6%
Other: 0.6%
Christian: 82.2%
Muslim: 0.6%
Full time students: 2.2%
Graduates 16-74: 22.8%
No Qualifications 16-74: 24.5%
Owner-Occupied: 80.2%
Social Housing: 13.1% (Council: 9.4%, Housing Ass.: 3.7%)
Privately Rented: 4.6%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 8.6%

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