Down South


General Election result, June 2001

SDLP hold
Eddie McGrady SDLP 24,13646.3%
Mick Murphy Sinn Fein 10,27819.7%
Dermot Nesbitt Ulster Unionist 9,17317.6%
Jim Wells Democratic Unionist 7,80215.0%
Betty Campbell Alliance Party 6851.3%

Electorate 73,519; Turnout 70.8%; Majority 13,858 (26.6%)

Swing: 8.0% to SF from SDLP; Declared: 7.55pm


General Election result, May 1997

SDLP hold
E McGrady SDLP 26,181 52.91%
D Nesbitt Ulster Unionist16,248 32.83%
M Murphy Sinn Fein 5,127 10.36%
J Crozier Alliance Party1,711 3.46%
R McKeon Natural Law219 0.44%

Electorate: 69,977; Turnout: 70.72%; SDLP majority 9,933 (20.07%)

Swing from SDLP to UUP of 0.30%


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