General Elections 2019 for Kerala to be held in the third phase …

 




YEAR

MALE

FEMALE

THIRD GENDER

TOTAL

2014

11442925

12349345

0

23792270

2019

12297403

13111189

119

25408711

The State of Kerala will go to the polls in Phase 3 of the General Elections on April 23rd 2019. All 20 Parliamentary constituencies in the state are scheduled to go to polls in a single phase. The State has a total electorate of  2,54,08,711 out of which 1,22,97,403 are male electors, 1,31,11,189 are female electors and 119 belong to third gender category. There are 24,970 polling stations set up in the state.

 

There are a total of 227 candidates ( out of which 23 are women) in the fray.

 

Political party wise distribution of contesting candidates for the forthcoming polls in Kerala.

 














No. of Parliamentary Constituencies

20 (Single phase)

Total :20

Contesting Party details:

Party

No. of Contesting Candidates


 

BJP

15

INC

16

CPI(M)

16

CPI

4

BDJS

4

KC (M)

1

IUML

2

RSP

1

Others

57

Independents

111

No. of candidates

Total : 227


 

Women candidates : 23


 

The seats won by the political parties which participated in the General Elections in 2014 and their vote shares in the state of Kerala are given below:

 















 


No of Parliamentary Constituencies

Total: 20                       SC:2                                   ST:0

 


 


Contested Party Details

Main Parties

Seat Won in 2014

Percentage of Votes polled in 2014

Indian National Congress (INC)

8

31%

Communist Party of India -CPI(M)

5

22%

Indian Union Muslim League (IUML)

2

5%

Communist Party of India (CPI)

1

8%

Kerala Congress (M)

1

2%

Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP)

1

2%

Independents

2 (Independent candidates with the support of Left parties)

12% (Total 123 Independent candidates)

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

0

10%

SJD

0

2%

JD(s)

0

2%

SDPI

0

2%

AAP

0

1%

 

Seats won by parties in SC constituencies in General Election 2014




S.No.

Constituency

Category

Winner

Social Category

Party

1

Alathur

SC

P.K.Biju

SC

CPI (M)

2

Mavelikkara

SC

Kodikunnil Suresh

SC

INC

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