#AE17 Transferred Votes

16 March 2017 - by Denise McAnena

The transferring of votes emerged as a hot topic before and after the recent Assembly election, particularly the rate of transfers between the SDLP and the UUP.

We have now taken a look at the transfer trends of these parties from the elections in 2011, 2016 and 2017.

Below are six graphs showing the percentages of transfers between the SDLP, Sinn Féin and the UUP; and the UUP, the SDLP and the DUP. This analysis of transfers is also available for download here.