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The Orpington constituency has a total population of 89,404, of which 69,679 are eligible (18+) to vote (77.9%).
Orpington ranks 355th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 442th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Joseph Edmund Johnson (born 23 December 1971) is a Conservative Party politician. He has been the member of parliament (MP) for Orpington since the general election in May 2010. From April 2013 to May 2015, he was the Head of the Number 10 Policy Unit, and became Minister of State for the Cabinet Office in July 2014. Following the May 2015 general election, he became the Minister for Universities and Science.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jo_Johnson
Election turnout for the Orpington constituency in 2015 was 72.00%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Idham Ramadi||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Jo Johnson||Conservative||Male||23 December 1971 (47)||-||http://www.jo-johnson.com/|
|Nigel de Gruchy||Labour||Male||26 April 1905 (113)||-||http://orpingtonlabour.org.uk/|
|Peter Brooks||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||http://peterbrooks.org.uk/|
|Tamara Galloway||Green||Female||23 July 1967 (51)||https://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=2069337&trk=hp-identity-name||-|
|Liberal Democrat||McBride, David|
Election turnout for the Orpington constituency in 2010 was 72.2%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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