19. Anantapur is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh in South India. This semi-urban general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 14.9% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 2.98%. The estimated literacy level of Anantapur is 63.83%. 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 1 on Thursday, April 11, 2019.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, J C Divakar Reddi of TDP won in this seat by defeating the YSRCP candidate by a margin of 61,991 votes which was 5.14% of the total votes polled in the constituency. TDP had a vote share of 50.33% in 2014 in the seat. There were a total of 13 contestants in 2014.
In 2009, Anantha Venkata Rami Reddy of INC emerged victorious in this seat by defeating the TDP candidate by a margin of 77,921 votes which was 7.78% of the total votes polled. INC had a vote share of 45.72% in 2019, in the constituency. There were 12 contestants in 2009.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Parliamentary polls in the seat was 78.87% and in 2009, the constituency registered 70.95% turnout during polling.
As of December 2018, the Member of Parliament from Anantapur was: J C Divakar Reddi (TDP) . The 2019 Lok Sabha election results are scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019.
According to the 2014 electoral rolls, the electorate included 7,75,506 men, 7,61,243 women and 145 voters of the third gender.
Refer to the live updating results tables for the latest Anantapur Lok Sabha results.
The geographic coordinates of Anantapur is: 14.55 77.4167
Constituency and state name in other Indian languages: अनंतपुर, आंध्र प्रदेश (Hindi); অনন্তপুর, অন্ধ্রপ্রদেশ (Bengali); अनंतपूर, आंध्र प्रदेश (Marathi); અનંતપુર, આંધ્રપ્રદેશ (Gujarati); ஆனந்தபுர், ஆந்திரபிரதேசம் (Tamil); అనంతపూర్, ఆంధ్రప్రదేశ్ (Telugu); ಅನಂತರಪುರ, ಆಂಧ್ರಪ್ರದೇಶ (Kannada); അനന്ത്പുർ, ആന്ധ്രാപ്രദേശ് (Malayalam).