At a glance - the Donegal constituency tally figures

At a glance - the Donegal  constituency tally figures

First Preference Tally Figures

The first count is now underway in the five-seat Donegal constituency.

The figures in this graph show the final tally figures.

The quota is expected to be around 12,866.

Sinn Féin's Pearse Doherty will top the poll with around 27% of the vote followed by his running-mate Sen. Padraig MacLochlainn who got just under 18%.

Fianna Fáil's Charlie McConalogue is almost 800 votes ahead of Pat 'the Cope' Gallagher while Fine Gael's Joe McHugh is in fifth.

The battle will be for the final three seats with the two FF candidates, McHugh and Independent Thomas Pringle set to battle it out.

The count is now underway.

Final Tally Figures

Casey, Peter 546

Doherty, Pearse 20,909

Gallagher, Pat ‘the Cope’ 7,523

Harley, Martin 3,034

MacLochlainn, Padraig 13,804

McConalogue, Charlie 8,322

McConnell, Niall 565

McGuinness, Arthur 61

McHugh, Joe 7,613

O’Donnell, John 4,741

Pringle, Thomas 5,459

Sweeney, Mary T. 2,373

White, Michael 1,646

Quota: 12,866

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