South Antrim

South Antrim is a constituency in Antrim, Northern Ireland. The seat has been held by Paul Girvan (Democratic Unionist Party) since June 2017.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Gain
Majority
3,208
Electorate
68,244
Turnout
63.3%

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
Paul Girvan
Democratic Unionist Party
16,508 38.2% 8.1%
Danny Kinahan
Ulster Unionist Party
13,300 30.8% -1.9%
Declan Kearney
Sinn Féin
7,797 18.1% 5.2%
Neil Kelly
Alliance
3,203 7.4% -2.4%
Roisin Lynch
Social Democratic & Labour Party
2,362 5.5% -2.7%