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Wiltshire South West

2010 Results:
Conservative: 25321 (51.66%)
Labour: 5613 (11.45%)
Liberal Democrat: 14954 (30.51%)
UKIP: 2684 (5.48%)
Independent: 446 (0.91%)
Majority: 10367 (21.15%)

Notional 2005 Results:
Conservative: 21329 (48.2%)
Liberal Democrat: 13199 (29.8%)
Labour: 8026 (18.1%)
Other: 1726 (3.9%)
Majority: 8130 (18.4%)

Actual 2005 result
Conservative: 24749 (44.5%)
Labour: 9640 (17.3%)
Liberal Democrat: 19400 (34.9%)
UKIP: 1815 (3.3%)
Majority: 5349 (9.6%)

2001 Result
Conservative: 21299 (42.1%)
Labour: 10847 (21.4%)
Liberal Democrat: 16005 (31.6%)
UKIP: 1261 (2.5%)
Green: 1216 (2.4%)
Majority: 5294 (10.5%)

1997 Result
Conservative: 23037 (40.6%)
Labour: 11969 (21.1%)
Liberal Democrat: 16969 (29.9%)
Referendum: 1909 (3.4%)
Other: 2867 (5.1%)
Majority: 6068 (10.7%)

Boundary changes:

Profile:

portraitCurrent MP: Andrew Murrison(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)

2010 election candidates:
portraitAndrew Murrison(Conservative) (more information at They work for you)
portraitRebecca Rennison (Labour)
portraitTrevor Carbin (Liberal Democrat)
portraitMike Cuthbert-Murray (UKIP)
portraitCrispin Black (Independent)

2001 Census Demographics

Total 2001 Population: 88979
Male: 48.9%
Female: 51.1%
Under 18: 22.5%
Over 60: 23.2%
Born outside UK: 5.8%
White: 98.2%
Black: 0.5%
Asian: 0.2%
Mixed: 0.7%
Other: 0.4%
Christian: 75.5%
Full time students: 1.7%
Graduates 16-74: 16.9%
No Qualifications 16-74: 26%
Owner-Occupied: 74.1%
Social Housing: 12.5% (Council: 3.7%, Housing Ass.: 8.8%)
Privately Rented: 8.7%
Homes without central heating and/or private bathroom: 6.4%

NB - The constituency guide is now archived and is no longer being updated.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.