Irish local elections, 1985

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The 1985 Irish local elections were held in all the counties, cities and towns of Ireland on 20 June 1985.

Results[edit]

County, city and town council seats[edit]

Party Seats ± First pref. votes % FPV[1] ±%
Fianna Fáil 648,070 45.6 +6.5
Fine Gael 422,045 29.7 -5.4
Labour Party 109,681 7.7 -4.2
Workers' Party 43,006 3.0 +0.8
Sinn Féin 46,391 3.3
Democratic Socialist Party 3 New 5,472 0.4 New
Waterford People's Party 1 New 1,681 0.1 New
Green Alliance 0 New 7,446 0.5 New
Communist Party 0 593 0.0
Independent 137,109 9.6 -2.1
 Total 1,421,494 100

County and City Councils[edit]

Party Seats Seats +/- First Pref. Votes First Pref. % % Change from 2004
Fianna Fáil
Fine Gael
Labour Party
Workers' Party
Sinn Féin
 Others
 Total

County councils[edit]

Authority FF FG Lab SF Other
Carlow
Cavan
Clare
Cork County
Donegal
Dublin
Galway County
Kerry
Kildare
Kilkenny
Laois
Leitrim
Limerick County
Longford
Louth
Mayo
Meath
Monaghan
Offaly
Roscommon
Sligo
Tipperary North
Tipperary South
Waterford County
Westmeath
Wexford
Wicklow

City councils[edit]

Authority FF FG Lab SF Other
Cork City
Dublin City
Galway City
Limerick City
Waterford City

Town councils[edit]

Party Seats +/-
Fianna Fáil
Fine Gael
Labour Party
Sinn Féin
 Others
 Total

References[edit]

  1. ^ "County by county first preference vote". The Irish Times. 1 July 1991. Retrieved 21 June 2011.  The first two digits of the Fine Gael total vote seem to be transposed in error, based on the other figures and percentages.

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