Thrissur Assembly Elections

Swing Meter:
LDF UDF SWING

 

Summary:

Thrissur is home to Ollur, the only true bellwether of Kerala elections. A swing district, Thrissur has 5 LDF leaning constituencies including left bastion of Kaipamangalam and one UDF fort manned by Therambil Ramakrishnan. With 7 swing constituencies, Thrissur decides how central Kerala swings. A notable constituency is Kunnamkulam characterised by wafer thin margins.

 

Constituencies and Swing:
Trends and Margins
Const. Swing Margin
Chelakkara LDF 4.5
Kunnamkulam LDF 1.8
Guruvayur LDF 9.1
Manalur SWING 5.9
Vadakkancherry SWING 7.7
Ollur SWING 4.7
Thrissur UDF 7.0
Nattika SWING 9.6
Kaipamangalam LDF 10.2
Irinjalakuda SWING 9.0
Puthukkad LDF 3.9
Chalakkudy SWING 7.2
Kodungallur SWING 6.9

 

Parties of influence in Thrissur:

 

Party power in the district is evenly split between Indian National Congress and the Communist Parties. Constituencies in Thrissur are Chalakkudy, Chelakkara, Guruvayur, Irinjalakuda, Kaipamangalam, Kodungallur, Kunnamkulam, Manalur, Nattika, Ollur, Puthukkad, Thrissur and Vadakkancherry

Party Wins
Party Since 1982 2011
INC 38 5
CPM 22 5
CPI 21 2
IUML 4 0
KCM 3 1
JAN 2 0
INCA 2 0
LDF 2 0
CS 1 0
JSS 1 0
NDP 1 0
TOTAL 97 13