Belfast South


General Election result, June 2001

UUP hpld
Martin Smyth Ulster Unionist 17,00844.8%
Alasdair McDonnell SDLP 11,60930.6%
Monica McWilliams NI Women 2,9687.8%
Alex Maskey Sinn Fein 2,8947.6%
Geraldine Rice Alliance Party 2,0425.4%
Dawn Purvis PUP 1,1122.9%
Paddy Lynn Workers Party 2040.5%
Rainbow George Weiss Ind Vote 4 Yourself 1150.3%

Electorate 59,436; Turnout 63.9%; Majority 5,399 (14.2%)

Swing: 1.3% to UUP from SDLP; Declared: 3.54pm


General Election result, May 1997

UUP hold
M Smyth Ulster Unionist14,201 35.97%
A McDonald SDLP 9,601 24.32%
D Ervine Popular Unionist5,687 14.40%
S McBride Alliance Party5,112 12.95%
S Hayes Sinn Fein 2,019 5.11%
A Campbell Ind 1,204 3.05%
M Boal Conservative NI962 2.44%
N Cusack Ind Labour292 0.74%
P Lynn WPLP 286 0.72%
J Anderson Natural Law120 0.30%

Electorate: 63,633; Turnout: 62.05%; UUP majority 4,600 (11.65%)

Swing from UUP to SDLP of 13.40%


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