East Antrim

East Antrim is a constituency in Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland. The seat has been held by Sammy Wilson (Democratic Unionist Party) since May 2010.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Hold
Majority
6,770
Electorate
60,204
Turnout
50.7%

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
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
13,993 45.9% -1.0%
McCune, Rodney
UCU
7,223 23.7% 23.7%
Lynch, Gerry
Alliance
3,377 11.1% 11.1%
McMullan, Oliver
Sinn Féin
2,064 6.8% 1.4%
McCamphill, Justin
Social Democratic & Labour Party
2,019 6.6% -0.8%
Morrison, Samuel
TUV
1,826 6.0% 6.0%