West Tyrone


General Election result, June 2001

Sinn Fein gain
Pat Doherty Sinn Fein 19,81440.8%
Willie Thompson Ulster Unionist 14,77430.4%
Brid Rodgers SDLP 13,94228.7%

Electorate 60,739; Turnout 79.9%; Majority 5,040 (10.4%)

Swing: 7.1% to SF from UUP; Declared: 7.02pm


General Election result, May 1997

UUP gain
W Thompson Ulster Unionist16,003 34.58%
J Byrne SDLP 14,842 32.07%
P Doherty Sinn Fein 14,280 30.86%
A Gormley Alliance Party829 1.79%
T Owens Workers Party230 0.50%
R Johnstone Natural Law 91 0.20%

Electorate: 58,428; Turnout: 79.20%; UUP majority 1,161


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