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The Tooting constituency has a total population of 106,084, of which 85,095 are eligible (18+) to vote (80.2%).
Tooting ranks 621th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 142th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Sadiq Aman Khan (born 8 October 1970) is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tooting since 2005. In 2008 he was appointed Minister of State for Communities by Prime Minister Gordon Brown, making him the second-ever British Pakistani to serve in the UK Government. He was later the Minister of State for Transport before joining the Shadow Cabinet of Ed Miliband as Shadow Secretary of State for Justice and Shadow Lord Chancellor in 2010. On 16 January 2013 he was also appointed Shadow Minister for London.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sadiq_Khan
Election turnout for the Tooting constituency in 2015 was 69.70%, higher than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Philip Ling||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||http://philipling.org.uk/|
|Przemek Skwirczynski||UK Independence Party||Male||-||-||-|
|Sadiq Khan||Labour||Male||08 October 1970 (49)||-||http://www.sadiqkhan.org.uk/|
|Liberal Democrat||Butt, Nasser|
Election turnout for the Tooting constituency in 2010 was 68.6%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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