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Last Updated: Friday, 6 May, 2005, 16:09 GMT 17:09 UK
Result: East Antrim

  DUP GAIN FROM UUP



TOP THREE PARTIES AT A GLANCE
Democratic Unionist Party Democratic Unionist Party 49.6%
Ulster Unionist Party Ulster Unionist Party 26.6%
Alliance Party Alliance Party 15.3%
Swing: 11.7% from UUP to DUP
IN DETAIL
Name Party Votes % +/- %
Sammy Wilson Democratic Unionist Party 15,766 49.6 +13.6
Roy Beggs Ulster Unionist Party 8,462 26.6 -9.8
Sean Neeson Alliance Party 4,869 15.3 +2.8
Danny O'Connor Social Democratic & Labour Party 1,695 5.3 -2.0
James McKeown Sinn Fein 828 2.6 +0.1
David Kerr Vote for Yourself Rainbow Dream Ticket 147 0.5 +0.5
Majority 7,304 23.0  
Turnout 31,767 54.5 -4.6
POLITICAL MAKE UP OF NORTHERN IRELAND
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2001 RESULT FOR EAST ANTRIM
UUP UUP 36.4%
DUP DUP 36.0%
AP AP 12.5%
Others Others 15.1%


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