Belfast East (UK Parliament constituency)

Parliamentary constituency in the United Kingdom, 1922 onwards

Belfast East (Irish: Béal Feirste Thoir) is a constituency of the United Kingdom. It is in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Belfast East
Borough constituency
for the House of Commons
Outline map
Boundary of Belfast East in Northern Ireland
Districts of Northern IrelandBelfast, Castlereagh
Population92,221 (2011 census)[1]
Electorate60,516 (March 2011)
Current constituency
Member of ParliamentGavin Robinson (DUP)
Number of members1
Created from
Number of members1
Type of constituencyBorough constituency
Replaced by{{ublBelfast Pottinger|Belfast Victoria}}
Created fromBelfast

Election results change

General election 2019: Belfast East[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
DUP Gavin Robinson 20,874 49.2 ―6.6
Alliance Naomi Long 19,055 44.9 +8.9
Ulster Unionist Carl McClean 2,516 5.9 +2.6
Majority 1,819 4.3 ―15.5
Turnout 42,445 64.1 ―3.4
Registered electors 66,217
DUP hold Swing ―7.4

References change

  1. "Usual Resident Population". Northern Ireland Neighbourhood Information Service. Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency. Archived from the original on 25 July 2023. Retrieved 24 January 2015.
  2. "Belfast East Parliamentary constituency". BBC News. BBC. Archived from the original on 20 November 2019. Retrieved 18 November 2019.