Belfast East

Belfast East is a constituency in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The seat has been held by Gavin Robinson (Democratic Unionist Party) since May 2015.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Gain
Majority
2,597
Electorate
63,157
Turnout
62.8%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Gavin Robinson
Democratic Unionist Party
19,575 49.3% 16.5%
Naomi Long
Alliance
16,978 42.8% 5.6%
Neil Wilson
Conservative
1,121 2.8% 2.8%
Ross Brown
Green Party
1,058 2.7% 2.7%
Niall Ó Donnghaile
Sinn Féin
823 2.1% -0.3%
Mary Muldoon
Social Democratic & Labour Party
127 0.3% -0.7%