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Wentworth and Dearne

2010 Results:
Conservative: 7396 (17.57%)
Labour: 21316 (50.62%)
Liberal Democrat: 6787 (16.12%)
BNP: 3189 (7.57%)
UKIP: 3418 (8.12%)
Majority: 13920 (33.05%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Labour: 25226 (61.9%)
Liberal Democrat: 6576 (16.1%)
Conservative: 5800 (14.2%)
Other: 3165 (7.8%)
Majority: 18650 (45.7%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 6169 (17.3%)
Labour: 21225 (59.6%)
Liberal Democrat: 4800 (13.5%)
BNP: 1798 (5.1%)
UKIP: 1604 (4.5%)
Majority: 15056 (42.3%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 6349 (18.8%)
Labour: 22798 (67.5%)
Liberal Democrat: 3652 (10.8%)
UKIP: 979 (2.9%)
Majority: 16449 (48.7%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 6266 (15%)
Labour: 30225 (72.3%)
Liberal Democrat: 3867 (9.3%)
Referendum: 1423 (3.4%)
Majority: 23959 (57.3%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: John Healey(Labour) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitMichelle Donelan (Conservative)
portraitJohn Healey(Labour) (more information at They work for you)
portraitNick Love (Liberal Democrat)
portraitJohn Wilkinson (UKIP)
portraitGeorge Baldwin (BNP)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 91764
Male: 48.6%
Female: 51.4%
Under 18: 23.7%
Over 60: 20.9%
Born outside UK: 1.4%
White: 99.1%
Asian: 0.3%
Mixed: 0.3%
Other: 0.2%
Christian: 83.1%
Full time students: 1.9%
Graduates 16-74: 9.6%
No Qualifications 16-74: 40.5%
Owner-Occupied: 62.8%
Social Housing: 27.5% (Council: 24.5%, Housing Ass.: 2.9%)
Privately Rented: 6.4%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 4%

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