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The Bishop Auckland constituency has a total population of 87,362, of which 70,258 are eligible (18+) to vote (80.4%).
Bishop Auckland ranks 53th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 480th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Helen Catherine Goodman (born 2 January 1958) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bishop Auckland since 2005, and was the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for in the Department for Work and Pensions until 2010 with responsibility for child poverty and childcare.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helen_Goodman
|Address||Helen Goodman MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA|
|Phone Number||020 7219 4272|
|Date of Birth||02/01/1958|
|Wikipedia Page||Visit Wiki|
Election turnout for the Bishop Auckland constituency in 2015 was 59.60%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Christopher Adams||Conservative||Male||24 February 1989 (29)||https://uk.linkedin.com/in/christopherfraseradams||http://www.christopheradams.org.uk/|
|Helen Goodman||Labour||Female||02 January 1958 (60)||-||-|
|Rhys Burriss||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Stephen White||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|Thom Robinson||Green||Male||11 October 1986 (32)||-||http://www.votethomrobinson.co.uk/|
|Liberal Democrat||Wilkes, Mark|
Election turnout for the Bishop Auckland constituency in 2010 was 60.2%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
This graph shows the results from 38 people in the Bishop Auckland constituency who have taken our quiz, displaying which party best matches their opinions of the series of questions we ask.
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