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The Washington and Sunderland West constituency has a total population of 88,415, of which 69,738 are eligible (18+) to vote (78.9%).
Washington and Sunderland West ranks 433th in a list of the largest constituencies in the UK (geographical size), and 463th in a list of the largest constituencies by population size.
Sharon Hodgson (born 1 April 1966) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Washington and Sunderland West since 2010. She was previously the MP for Gateshead East and Washington West.
Wikipedia page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharon_Hodgson
Election turnout for the Washington And Sunderland West constituency in 2015 was 54.60%, lower than the average UK turnout at 66.1%.
|Candidate||Party||Gender||Date of Birth||Website|
|Aileen Casey||UK Independence Party||Female||-||-||-|
|Dominic Haney||Liberal Democrat||Male||-||-||-|
|Gary Duncan||Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition||Male||-||-||-|
|Sharon Hodgson||Labour||Female||01 April 1966 (57)||-||http://www.sharonhodgson.org/|
|Liberal Democrat||Andras, Peter|
Election turnout for the Washington And Sunderland West constituency in 2010 was 54.2%, higher than the average UK turnout at 65.1%.
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