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Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
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After 650 of 650 seats

South Antrim

Parliamentary constituency
DUP GAIN FROM UUP DUP GAIN FROM UUP

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

DUP

Democratic Unionist Party

Paul Girvan Votes 16,508 header_vote_share 38.2 Net percentage change in seats +8.1
Party

UUP

Ulster Unionist Party

Danny Kinahan Votes 13,300 header_vote_share 30.8 Net percentage change in seats -1.9
Party

SF

Sinn Fein

Declan Kearney Votes 7,797 header_vote_share 18.1 Net percentage change in seats +5.2
Party

APNI

Alliance Party

Neil Kelly Votes 3,203 header_vote_share 7.4 Net percentage change in seats -2.4
Party

SDLP

Social Democratic & Labour Party

Roisin Lynch Votes 2,362 header_vote_share 5.5 Net percentage change in seats -2.7

Turnout and DUP majority

DUP majority

3,208

Turnout

63.3%

Vote share

Party %
Democratic Unionist Party 38.2
Ulster Unionist Party 30.8
Sinn Fein 18.1
Alliance Party 7.4
Social Democratic & Labour Party 5.5

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Democratic Unionist Party
+8.1
Sinn Fein
+5.2
Ulster Unionist Party
-1.9
Alliance Party
-2.4
Social Democratic & Labour Party
-2.7

Latest updates

'Bitterly disappointed' - UUP's Danny Kinahan on losing his seat

Danny Kinahan lost his South Antrim seat to DUP's Paul Girvan.

Rain doesn't dampen the vote - especially in Fermanagh and S Tyrone!

South Antrim: DUP gain from UUP

Result graphic
BBC

DUP gains seat in South Antrim

The DUP has got its 4th seat - this time taken from the UUP in South Antrim.

Paul Girvan
BBC

Arlene Foster surfaces in Newtownabbey

DUP leader Arlene Foster has arrived at the Newtownabbey count centre on what is shaping up to be a great election night for her party.

Arlene Foster
Press Eye

DUP campaign 'created fear'

Former Alliance leader David Ford thinks the DUP has secured South Antrim.

David Ford speaking from the Lagan Valley count centre
BBC

"There is no doubt the way the campaign was run, the fear and concern that was spread around the issue of the growing Sinn Fein vote earlier in the year, even the Loyalist Communities Council (LCC) intervention was all, it appears, calculated to increase the DUP vote, whoever it was at the expense of."

Take a breath!

It's 1am and results are expected shortly from a couple of count centres.

Here's a look at where the parties stood in terms of seats back in 2015 - not long now before we find out who will be back in Westminster.

Pop the kettle on...

Results
BBC
UUP GAIN FROM DUP

Results

Ulster Unionist Party
, with candidate Danny Kinahan
, have the following results:
  • 11,942 total votes taken.
  • 32.7% share of the total vote
  • +2.3% change in share of the votes
Democratic Unionist Party
, with candidate William McCrea
, have the following results:
  • 10,993 total votes taken.
  • 30.1% share of the total vote
  • -3.8% change in share of the votes
Sinn Fein
, with candidate Declan Kearney
, have the following results:
  • 4,699 total votes taken.
  • 12.9% share of the total vote
  • -1.0% change in share of the votes
Alliance Party
, with candidate Neil Kelly
, have the following results:
  • 3,576 total votes taken.
  • 9.8% share of the total vote
  • +2.1% change in share of the votes
Social Democratic & Labour Party
, with candidate Roisin Lynch
, have the following results:
  • 2,990 total votes taken.
  • 8.2% share of the total vote
  • -0.5% change in share of the votes
Traditional Unionist Voice
, with candidate Richard Cairns
, have the following results:
  • 1,908 total votes taken.
  • 5.2% share of the total vote
  • -0.2% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Alan Dunlop
, have the following results:
  • 415 total votes taken.
  • 1.1% share of the total vote
  • +1.1% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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