5. Sabarkantha (Sabar Kantha) is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in North Gujarat region of Gujarat in West India. This rural general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 7.73% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 22.32%. The estimated literacy level of Sabarkantha is 75.79%. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, there were a total of eligible electors and the voter turnout was calculated at %. The seat went to the polls on Phase 3 on Tuesday, April 23, 2019.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Rathod Dipsinh Shankarsinh of BJP won in this seat by defeating the INC candidate by a margin of 84,455 votes which was 7.72% of the total votes polled in the constituency. BJP had a vote share of 50.48% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 10 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Chauhan Mahendrasinh of BJP emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the INC candidate by a margin of 17,160 votes which was 2.39% of the total votes polled. BJP had a vote share of 47.02% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 12 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 67.82% and in 2009, the constituency registered 49.41% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Sabarkantha was: Rathod Dipsinh Shankarsinh (BJP) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 8,33,521 men, 7,82,318 women and 1 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Sabarkantha Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Sabarkantha is: 24.0295 73.046
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: साबरकांठा, गुजरात (Hindi); সবরকণ্ঠ, গুজরাত (Bengali); साबरकांठा, गुजरात (Marathi); સાબરકાંઠા, ગુજરાત (Gujarati); சபர்கந்தா, குஜராத் (Tamil); సాబర్ కంఠా, గుజరాత్ (Telugu); ಸಬರ್ಕಾಂತ, ಗುಜರಾತ್ (Kannada); സബാർകന്ത, ഗുജറാത്ത് (Malayalam).
Andhra Pradesh | Arunachal Pradesh | Assam | Bihar | Chhattisgarh | Jammu & Kashmir | Maharashtra | Manipur | Meghalaya | Mizoram | Nagaland | Odisha | Sikkim | Telangana | Tripura | Uttar Pradesh | Uttarakhand | West Bengal | Andaman & Nicobar | Lakshadweep