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Northern Ireland Assembly elections: South Down results

(First Count)

+Margaret Ritchie (SDLP) 8,506

+Caitriona Ruane (SF) 5,955

+Jim Wells (DUP) 5,200

+John McCallister (UUP) 4,409

+Willie Clarke (SF) 3,882

Karen McKevitt (SDLP) 3,758

Naomi Baillie (SF) 3,050

Eamonn O'Neill (SDLP) 2,663

Henry Reilly (UKIP) 2,332

Cadogan Enright (Green) 1,107

David Griffin (Alliance) 864

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Elected: Margaret Ritchie

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Party share of poll:

SDLP 14,927 (35.77%, +4.41%)

SF 12,887 (30.88%, +0.23%)

DUP 5,200 (12.46%, -5.22%)

UUP 4,409 (10.57%, +0.93%)

UKIP 2,332 (5.59%, +2.92%)

Green 1,107 (2.65%, -0.87%)

Alliance 864 (2.07%, +0.57%)

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(Second Count)

Distribution of Ritchie's surplus

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+Caitriona Ruane (SF) 6,192

+Jim Wells (DUP) 5,282

+John McCallister (UUP) 4,481

+Willie Clarke (SF) 3,958

Karen McKevitt (SDLP) 4,319

Naomi Baillie (SF) 3,150

Eamonn O'Neill (SDLP) 3,845

Henry Reilly (UKIP) 2,353

Cadogan Enright (Green) 1,227

David Griffin (Alliance) 915

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Elected: Caitriona Ruane

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Eliminated: David Griffin

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(Third Count)

Distribution of Ruane's surplus

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Distribution of Griffin's votes

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+Jim Wells (DUP) 5,355

+John McCallister (UUP) 4,625

+Willie Clarke (SF) 3,993

Karen McKevitt (SDLP) 4,433

Naomi Baillie (SF) 3,161

Eamonn O'Neill (SDLP) 3,958

Henry Reilly (UKIP) 2,374

Cadogan Enright (Green) 1,239

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Eliminated: Cadogan Enright

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(Fourth Count)

Distribution of Enright's votes

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+Jim Wells (DUP) 5,404

+John McCallister (UUP) 4,711

+Willie Clarke (SF) 4,094

Karen McKevitt (SDLP) 4,675

Naomi Baillie (SF) 3,305

Eamonn O'Neill (SDLP) 4,222

Henry Reilly (UKIP) 2,398

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Eliminated: Henry Reilly

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(Fifth Count)

Distribution of Reilly's votes

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+Jim Wells (DUP) 6,543

+John McCallister (UUP) 5,680

+Willie Clarke (SF) 4,101

Karen McKevitt (SDLP) 4,702

Naomi Baillie (SF) 3,306

Eamonn O'Neill (SDLP) 4,251

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Elected: Jim Wells

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(Sixth Count)

Distribution of Wells's surplus

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+John McCallister (UUP) 6,239

+Willie Clarke (SF) 4,103

Karen McKevitt (SDLP) 4,707

Naomi Baillie (SF) 3,308

Eamonn O'Neill (SDLP) 4,259

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Elected: John McCallister

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Eliminated: Naomi Baillie

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(Seventh Count)

Distribution of Baillie's votes

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+Willie Clarke (SF) 6,777

Karen McKevitt (SDLP) 4,842

Eamonn O'Neill (SDLP) 4,449

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Elected: Willie Clarke

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(Eighth Count)

Distribution of Clarke's surplus

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Karen McKevitt (SDLP) 5,347

Eamonn O'Neill (SDLP) 4,882

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Elected: Karen McKevitt

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Electorate 73,240; Turnout 42,551 (58.10%, -6.92%)

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2007: Turnout 46,623 (65.02%)

First Count - Ruane (SF) 6,334; Ritchie (SDLP) 5,838; Bradley (SDLP)

5,652; Wells (DUP) 5,542; Clarke (SF) 5,138; McCallister (UUP) 4,447;

Carr (SDLP) 2,972; McConvey (SF) 2,662; Burns (DUP) 2,611; Mussen

(Green) 1,622; Reilly (UKIP) 1,229; Griffin (Alliance) 691;

Cunningham (Ind) 434; Wharton (UKU) 424; Bowles (C) 391; Curran (Lab)

123. Elected: Ruane, Ritchie, Bradley, Wells, Clarke, McCallister

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