ERNAKULAM

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Summary:

Ernakulam is a slightly UDF leaning constituency. In 2011,Hibi Eden of Indian National Congress defeated Sebastian Paul of Left Democratic Front by a margin of 32437 votes.


Percentage votes since 1982:


YEAR LDF UDF BJP
percentage votes by alliance
1982 43 52 4
1987 45 34
1991 41 51 5
1996 41 52 6
2001 39 50 8
2006 43 50 6
2011 28 62 7


Winning Party votes since 1982:


YEAR WIN % 2ND
percentage margin of victory
1982 INC 9 CS
1987 CPM 11 INC
1991 INC 10 LDF
1996 INC 11 CPM
2001 INC 11 CPM
2006 INC 7 CPM
2011 INC 34 LDF


Ernakulam 1982 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
A. L. Jacob INC 52
P. C. Chacko CS 43
K. V. Sadananda Prabhu BJP 4


Ernakulam 1987 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
M. K. Sanu CPM 45
A. L. Jacob INC 34
Ind IND 20


Ernakulam 1991 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
George Eden INC 51
Everest Chammini LDF 41
V. Shantaram BJP 5


Ernakulam 1996 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
George Eden INC 52
V. B. Cherian CPM 41
V. Shantaram BJP 6


Ernakulam 2001 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. V. Thomas INC 50
Sebastian Paul CPM 39
P. J. Thomas BJP 8


Ernakulam 2006 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
K. V. Thomas INC 50
M. M. Lawrence CPM 43
Nedumbasseri Ravi BJP 6


Ernakulam 2011 election results:


Candidate Party % Votes
percentage votes by candidate
Hibi Eden INC 62
Sebastian Paul LDF 28
C. G. Rajagopal BJP 7