General Elections 2019 for Kerala to be held in the third phase on April 23rd, 2019

YEAR MALE FEMALE THIRD GENDER TOTAL
2014 11442925 12349345 0 23792270
2019 12684839 13466521 174 26151534

 

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  2,61,51,534 out of which 1,26,84,839 are male electors, 1,34,66,521 are female electors and 174 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 25 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) 14
CPI 4
BSP 16
IUML 2
Kerala Congress (M) 1
RSP 1
Independents 111
others 47
No. of candidates Total:227

 

Women candidates: 25

 

 

 

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