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Newry and Armagh

Shows the general election results for Newry and Armagh, which is a constituency in Armagh. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 81,226 and a turnout of 62.5%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

SF
Sinn Féin Hold
Majority
9,287
Electorate
81,226
Turnout
62.5%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
SF 40.0%
DUP 21.7%
SDLP 18.6%
Alliance 8.3%
UUP 8.3%
Aontú 3.2%

Party results and changes 2017 - 2019

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

Candidate Party Votes Vote (%) Change (%)
Mickey Brady  SF 20,287 40.0 -8.0
William Irwin  DUP 11,000 21.7 -2.9
Pete Byrne  SDLP 9,449 18.6 1.7
Jackie Coade * Alliance 4,211 8.3 5.9
Sam Nicholson * UUP 4,204 8.3 0.0
Martin Kelly * Aontú 1,628 3.2 3.2
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year SF DUP SDLP Alliance UUP Aontú Con UCU Ind Oth
2005 41.4% 18.4% 25.2% 0.0% 13.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.2%
2010 42.0% 12.8% 23.4% 1.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 19.1% 1.5% 0.0%
2015 41.1% 0.0% 24.1% 1.7% 32.7% 0.0% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 47.9% 24.6% 16.9% 2.3% 8.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 40.0% 21.7% 18.6% 8.3% 8.3% 3.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
386 Newry and Armagh 9.1%
650 Fermanagh and South Tyrone 0.1%

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: 27.3%
1 Liverpool, Walton 42.3%
629 Newry and Armagh 20.0%
650 South Down 16.2%

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

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Highest % turnout Average: 134.6%
1 East Dunbartonshire 160.5%
514 Newry and Armagh 125.0%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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