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Strangford

Shows the general election results for Strangford, which is a constituency in Ards. In 2019 it had a total electorate of 66,928 and a turnout of 56%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2019 general election.

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Hold
Majority
7,071
Electorate
66,928
Turnout
56%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2019
DUP 47.2%
Alliance 28.4%
UUP 10.7%
SDLP 5.3%
Con 3.9%
Green 2.1%
SF 1.5%
UKIP 0.8%

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 (%)
Jim Shannon  DUP 17,705 47.2 -14.8
Kellie Armstrong  Alliance 10,634 28.4 13.7
Philip Smith  UUP 4,023 10.7 -0.7
Joe Boyle * SDLP 1,994 5.3 -0.9
Grant Abraham * Con 1,476 3.9 2.6
Maurice Macartney * Green 790 2.1 0.5
Ryan Carlin * SF 555 1.5 -1.3
Robert Stephenson * UKIP 308 0.8 0.8
* Candidate lost their deposit

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2019

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year DUP Alliance UUP SDLP Con Green SF UKIP TUV UCU Oth
2005 56.5% 0.0% 21.3% 6.7% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 12.9%
2010 45.9% 8.7% 0.0% 6.7% 0.0% 1.7% 3.6% 0.0% 5.6% 27.8% 0.0%
2015 44.4% 13.8% 14.3% 6.9% 6.4% 0.0% 2.6% 6.6% 5.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2017 62.0% 14.7% 11.4% 6.2% 1.3% 1.6% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
2019 47.2% 28.4% 10.7% 5.3% 3.9% 2.1% 1.5% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Highest and lowest 2019

Safest seats by majority (%) Average: 12.7%
1 Liverpool, Walton 37.4%
379 Strangford 9.4%
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%
504 Strangford 23.6%
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%
633 Strangford 112.0%
650 Kingston upon Hull East 98.7%

Turnout is calculated as the percentage of electorate who voted.

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