Belfast North - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Belfast North constituency.

Note: Smaller parties may be omitted. The candidate with the largest vote who does not belong to one of the main parties is listed as 'Minor'. Votes listed for 'Other' are calculated by taking the votes from the main parties and 'Minor' away from the total votes cast.

NameBelfast North
RegionNorthern Ireland
1st in 2017DUP
2nd in 2017Sinn Fein
Swing To Lose2.27%

Note: 'Swing To Lose' is the swing needed by the 2nd placed party against the 1st placed party to win the seat.

History

ElectionParty
Election 2017DUP
Election 2015DUP
Election 2010DUP
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)DUP
Election 2005DUP
Election 2001DUP
Election 1997UUP
Election 1992UUP
Election 1987UUP
Election 1983UUP

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
DUP21,24046.24%-0.80%
Sinn Fein19,15941.71%+7.79%
Alliance NI2,4755.39%-1.86%
SDLP2,0584.48%-3.74%
Green6441.40%N/A
Minor3600.78%N/A
Majority2,0814.53%-
Turnout45,93667.31%+8.09%
Electorate68,249--
Swing from DUP to Sinn Fein-4.30%-
DUP hold

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
DUP19,09647.04%+7.00%
Sinn Fein13,77033.92%-0.11%
SDLP3,3388.22%-4.06%
Alliance NI2,9417.25%+2.35%
Minor9192.26%N/A
Others5291.30%N/A
Majority5,32613.12%-
Turnout40,59359.21%+2.74%
Electorate68,553--
Swing from Sinn Fein to DUP-3.55%-
DUP hold

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
DUP14,81240.04%-5.59%
Sinn Fein12,58834.03%+5.39%
SDLP4,54412.28%-3.92%
UCU-NF2,8377.67%N/A
Alliance NI1,8094.89%N/A
Minor4031.09%N/A
Majority2,2246.01%-
Turnout36,99356.47%-1.31%
Electorate65,504--
Swing from DUP to Sinn Fein-5.49%-
DUP hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
DUP13,93545.63%0.00%
Sinn Fein8,74728.64%0.00%
SDLP4,95016.21%0.00%
UUP2,1547.05%0.00%
Minor4381.43%N/A
Others3161.03%N/A
Majority5,18816.99%-
Turnout30,54057.78%-0.35%
Electorate52,853--
Swing-0.00%-
DUP hold

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
DUP13,93545.63%+4.79%
Sinn Fein8,74728.64%+3.40%
SDLP4,95016.21%-4.78%
UUP2,1547.05%-4.93%
Alliance NI4381.43%N/A
Minor1650.54%N/A
Others1510.49%N/A
Majority5,18816.99%-
Turnout30,54058.13%-9.03%
Electorate52,535--
Swing from Sinn Fein to DUP-0.69%-
DUP hold

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
DUP16,71840.84%N/A
Sinn Fein10,33125.24%+5.04%
SDLP8,59220.99%+0.60%
UUP4,90411.98%-39.83%
Minor2530.62%N/A
Others1340.33%N/A
Majority6,38715.60%-
Turnout40,93267.17%+2.98%
Electorate60,941--
Swing-N/A-
DUP gain from UUP

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
UUP21,47851.81%+3.81%
SDLP8,45420.39%-0.81%
Sinn Fein8,37520.20%+7.14%
Alliance NI2,2215.36%-0.90%
Green5391.30%N/A
Minor2970.72%N/A
Others880.21%N/A
Majority13,02431.42%-
Turnout41,45264.19%-1.03%
Electorate64,577--
Swing from SDLP to UUP-2.31%-
UUP hold

Election 1992

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
UUP17,24048.00%+9.01%
SDLP7,61521.20%+5.46%
Sinn Fein4,69313.07%-0.68%
Alliance NI2,2466.25%-1.54%
Conservative2,1075.87%N/A
Minor1,3863.86%N/A
Others6271.75%N/A
Majority9,62526.80%-
Turnout35,91465.22%+2.95%
Electorate55,068--
Swing from SDLP to UUP-1.77%-
UUP hold

Election 1987

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
UUP14,35538.99%+2.83%
SDLP5,79515.74%+1.73%
Minor5,67115.40%N/A
Sinn Fein5,06213.75%+0.90%
Alliance NI2,8717.80%-1.35%
Others3,0628.32%N/A
Majority8,56023.25%-
Turnout36,81662.27%-7.17%
Electorate59,124--
Swing from SDLP to UUP-0.55%-
UUP hold

Election 1983

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
UUP15,33936.16%N/A
DUP8,26019.47%N/A
SDLP5,94414.01%N/A
Sinn Fein5,45112.85%N/A
Alliance NI3,8799.14%N/A
Minor2,4125.69%N/A
Others1,1342.67%N/A
Majority7,07916.69%-
Turnout42,41969.44%N/A
Electorate61,087--
Swing-N/A-
UUP win
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