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Strangford

Shows the general election results for Strangford, which is a constituency in Ards. In 2017 it had a total electorate of 64,327 and a turnout of 60.2%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Hold
Jim Shannon
Majority
18,343
Electorate
64,327
Turnout
60.2%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
DUP 62.0%
Alliance 14.7%
UUP 11.4%
SDLP 6.2%
SF 2.8%
Green 1.6%
Con 1.3%

Party results and changes 2015 - 2017

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

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Jim Shannon  DUP 24,036 62.0 17.7
Kellie Armstrong  Alliance 5,693 14.7 0.9
Mike Nesbitt  UUP 4,419 11.4 -2.9
Joe Boyle  SDLP 2,404 6.2 -0.7
Carole Murphy * SF 1,083 2.8 0.2
Ricky Bamford * Green 607 1.6 1.6
Claire Hiscott * Con 507 1.3 -5.1
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year DUP Alliance UUP SDLP SF Green Con UKIP TUV UCU Oth
2005 56.5% 0.0% 21.3% 6.7% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 12.9%
2010 45.9% 8.7% 0.0% 6.7% 3.6% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 5.6% 27.8% 0.0%
2015 44.4% 13.8% 14.3% 6.9% 2.6% 0.0% 6.4% 6.6% 5.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 62.0% 14.7% 11.4% 6.2% 2.8% 1.6% 1.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%