Gorakhpur is a Lok Sabha / Parliamentary constituency in of Uttar Pradesh and is located in Central India. Gorakhpur Lok Sabha seat is unreserved.
It is a rural constituency with an approximate literacy rate of 71.47%. In 2014, there were 1903988 voters of which 1055209 were male and 848621 were female and 158 voters of the third gender. Gorakhpur has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 16.72% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 0.32%.
Adityanath of BJP (Alliance: NDA) won in this seat defeating SP. BJP polled 5,39,127 of the total of 10,40,199 votes polled. BJP won the seat in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections.
The voter turnout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections was 54.67%.