Belfast East

Current parliamentary constituency

At the next election, this constituency will be divided into two new constituencies:

Belfast East

Will cover approximately 96% of this constituency’s population, and 94% of this constituency’s area.

North Down

Will cover approximately 4% of this constituency’s population, and 5% of this constituency’s area.

MP profiles

Date elected

7th May 2015

Public opinion

Second placed party at most recent election

Alliance Party of Northern Ireland

Place

Constituency age distribution

This area National average
Ages 0-9 12.1% 11.8%
Ages 10-19 11.0% 11.5%
Ages 20-29 11.9% 12.9%
Ages 30-39 15.5% 13.3%
Ages 40-49 13.3% 12.6%
Ages 50-59 13.5% 13.7%
Ages 60-69 10% 10.8%
Ages 70-79 7.5% 8.5%
Ages 80+ 5.4% 5.0%

Country of the UK

Northern Ireland

Estimated child poverty

21.1%

28.2% national average

Number of onshore windfarms

0

0.7 national average

Movement

Number of Friends of the Earth local action groups

0

1.2 national average

Number of Hope For The Future trained constituents

0

0.2 national average

Number of RSPB Reserves

1

0.3 national average

Number of Save the Children shops

1

0.2 national average

Number of Wildlife Trusts Reserves

0

2.4 national average

Number of Women’s Institute groups

0

8.5 national average