Number of known 2016 Northern Ireland Assembly Election candidates per post

Post Name Number of Candidates
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Belfast South 18
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Belfast East 18
Member of the Legislative Assembly for West Tyrone 18
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Belfast North 18
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Upper Bann 17
Member of the Legislative Assembly for East Londonderry 17
Member of the Legislative Assembly for North Down 16
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Foyle 16
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Lagan Valley 16
Member of the Legislative Assembly for East Antrim 15
Member of the Legislative Assembly for North Antrim 15
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Strangford 15
Member of the Legislative Assembly for South Antrim 14
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Newry and Armagh 14
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Fermanagh and South Tyrone 13
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Belfast West 12
Member of the Legislative Assembly for South Down 12
Member of the Legislative Assembly for Mid Ulster 12