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Borough Constituency Belfast Area (Ulster)

1 Seat Electorate: 61,744 9 Candidates
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 Candidate     Party     1st Pref   Share   Status 

Joseph Bell  Workers' Lozenge   237   0.61%   Elected   
David Collins2  Natural Law Lozenge   70   0.18%   Lost deposit   
Dominic Corr  Sinn Féin Lozenge   810   2.08%   Lost deposit   
Sarah Dines  Conservative Lozenge   928   2.38%   Lost deposit   
Derek Dougan  Former Captain NI Football Team Lozenge   541   1.39%   Lost deposit   
Reg Empey  Ulster Unionist Lozenge   9,886   25.33%   Not Elected   
Jim Hendron  Alliance Lozenge   9,288   23.80%   Not Elected   
Patricia Lewsley  Social Democrat and Labour Lozenge   629   1.61%   Lost deposit   
* Peter Robinson  Democratic Unionist Lozenge   16,640   42.63%   Not Elected    1

Total poll 39,029 63.21%

Majority  Workers' 167 0.43%

* outgoing MP
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