Derg DEA turnout

Derg DEA turnout
Ciara Maguire

Reporter:

Ciara Maguire

Email:

c.maguire@strabaneweekly.co.uk

The total votes for the Derg District Electoral Area (DEA) in the local council elections is 8,120.

In this DEA there is a total 12,996 eligible electorate.

The figure represents a 62.48 per cent turnout - slightly up from 2014 when there was a 61.59 per cent turnout.

The DEA covers the five wards of Glenderg, Castlederg, Clare, Finn and Newtownstewart.

There are nine candidates vying for five seats; three Sinn Féin, two DUP and once each for SDLP, UUP, Alliance and Independent.

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