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#EastPortlandBattle | The constituency by the numbers

Published:Thursday | April 4, 2019 | 12:00 AM
Some 36,315 electors are registered to vote in the Portland Eastern by-election.

Both major political parties are pulling out all the stops to secure a win for their respective candidates in the Portland Eastern by-election.

The Jamaica Labour Party's Ann-Marie Vaz is facing off with the People's National Party's Damion Crawford.

Here's Portland Eastern by the numbers:

36,315: Number of electors

127: Number of polling stations

5: Number of electoral divisions

6,878: Number of electors in Fairy Hill                 

6,533: Number of electors in Fellowship             

6383: Number of electors in Manchioneal          

8,420: Number of electors in Port Antonio  

8,101: Number of electors in Prospect                 

30: Number of years PNP has consistently held the constituency

2,235: PNP's margin of victory in 2016

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