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North Antrim

Shows the general election results for North Antrim, which is a constituency in Ballymena. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 77,134 and a turnout of 57.1%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Hold
Majority
12,721
Electorate
77,134
Turnout
57.1%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
DUP 47.4%
UUP 18.5%
Alliance 14.1%
SF 12.8%
SDLP 6.7%
Ind 0.6%

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 (%)
Ian Paisley  DUP 20,860 47.4 -11.5
Robin Swann  UUP 8,139 18.5 11.3
Patricia O'Lynn  Alliance 6,231 14.1 8.5
Cara McShane  SF 5,632 12.8 -3.5
Margaret Anne McKillop * SDLP 2,943 6.7 1.4
Stephen Palmer * Ind 246 0.6 0.6
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year DUP UUP Alliance SF SDLP Ind TUV UKIP Con UCU Oth
2005 54.8% 14.5% 0.0% 15.7% 12.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.0%
2010 46.4% 0.0% 3.2% 12.4% 8.8% 1.4% 16.8% 0.0% 0.0% 10.9% 0.0%
2015 43.2% 12.1% 5.6% 12.3% 7.0% 0.1% 15.7% 3.2% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 58.9% 7.2% 5.6% 16.3% 5.3% 0.0% 6.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 47.4% 18.5% 14.1% 12.8% 6.7% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
263 North Antrim 14.4%
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%
502 North Antrim 23.7%
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%
617 North Antrim 114.2%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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