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Newry and Armagh

Shows the general election results for Newry and Armagh, which is a constituency in Armagh. In 2010 it had a total electorate of 74,308 and a turnout of 60.4%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2010 general election.

SF
Sinn Féin Hold
Murphy, Conor
Majority
8,331
Electorate
74,308
Turnout
60.4%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2010
SF 42.0%
SDLP 23.4%
UCU 19.1%
DUP 12.8%
Ind 1.5%
Alliance 1.2%

Party results and changes 2005 - 2010

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Murphy, Conor  SF 18,857 42.0 0.6
Bradley, Dominic  SDLP 10,526 23.4 -1.7
Kennedy, Danny  UCU 8,558 19.1 19.1
Irwin, William  DUP 5,764 12.8 -5.5
Frazer, William * Ind 656 1.5 1.5
Muir, Andrew * Alliance 545 1.2 1.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2010

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SF SDLP UCU DUP Ind Alliance UUP Oth
2005 41.4% 25.2% 0.0% 18.4% 0.0% 0.0% 13.9% 1.2%
2010 42.0% 23.4% 19.1% 12.8% 1.5% 1.2% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2010

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 18.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 57.7%
303 Newry and Armagh 18.6%
650 Fermanagh and South Tyrone 0.0%

Majority is calculated as the difference between the winning % share of the vote and second place % share of the vote.

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Highest winning vote share % Average: 47.2%
1 Liverpool, Walton 72.0%
477 Newry and Armagh 42.0%
650 Norwich South 29.4%

Share of the vote is calculated as the percentage of valid votes cast for each party.

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Highest % turnout Average: 65.1%
1 East Renfrewshire 77.3%
515 Newry and Armagh 60.4%
650 Manchester Central 44.3%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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