1987 General Election

South Down

SDLP gain from UUP / Eddie McGrady
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 SDLPMcGrady, Eddie26,57947%+7.8%
 UUPPowell, Enoch25,84845.7%+5.4%
 Sinn FéinRitchie, Geraldine2,3634.2%-3.7%
 AllianceLaird, Siobhan1,0691.9%-1.7%
 Workers' PartyO'Hagan, Des6751.2%-0.5%
Majority7311.3%N/A
Turnout56,53479.4%2.8%
Swing+1.2%
Note: These results are in comparison to the previous General Election, not the 23 Jan 1986 by-election
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