South Down parliamentary constituency
Upcoming elections
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2017 General election results
Winner Sinn Féin Gain (4.8% majority)
MP Diane Forsythe
Seat type
Turnout 67.2% (Total electorate: 75685)
Region Northern Ireland
South Down results for General election, 2017

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Diane Forsythe
SF 20,328 39.9% +11.4
Margaret Ritchie
DUP 8,867 17.4% +9.3
Harold McKee
UUP 2,002 3.9% -5.4
Andrew McMurray
AP 1,814 3.6% -0.2
Last four MPs
2017
Diane Forsythe
Sinn Féin
2015
Margaret Ritchie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
2010
Ritchie, M.
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Party spending in 2017
Party spending in South Down

Demographics in South Down

Unemployment rate

2.8%
Medium
Ranked 13 of 18

Levels of poor health

4.7%
Medium
Ranked 12 of 18

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

%
Ranked of 18

Age

Housing

Ethnicity

South Down Assembly constituency
Upcoming elections
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2017 Northern Ireland Assembly election results
Largest party
Party seats
Quota
South Down results for Northern Ireland Assembly election, 2017

Share of election votes

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Party spending in 2017
Party spending in South Down

Demographics in South Down

Unemployment claimants

2.8%
Medium
Ranked 13 of 18

Levels of poor health

4.7%
Medium
Ranked 12 of 18

Community mix

Medium
 
Ranked 11 of 18

Age

Housing

Religious community

Upcoming elections
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