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The Barnsley Central constituency has a total population of 86,555, of which 68,530 are eligible (18+) to vote (79.2%).
Barnsley Central ranks 417th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 493th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Daniel Owen Woolgar Jarvis MBE (born 30 November 1972) is a British Labour Party politician and former British Army officer. After a career in the Parachute Regiment, he was elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Barnsley Central in a by-election in 2011.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_Jarvis
Election turnout for the Barnsley Central constituency in 2015 was 56.70%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Dan Jarvis||Labour||Male||30 November 1972 (51)||-||http://www.danjarvis2015.com/|
|Dave Gibson||Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition||Male||-||-||-|
|David Ridgway||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|Ian Sutton||English Democrats||Male||-||-||-|
|Lee Hunter||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Michael Short||Green||Male||03 June 1990 (33)||-||-|
|Liberal Democrat||Wiggin, Christopher|
Election turnout for the Barnsley Central constituency in 2010 was 56.5%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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