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Elections and voting

UK Parliament elections 2017

Declaration of Results

The total number of eligible electors was 70,067.

The total number of votes was 53,805.

The turnout was 76.8%.

CandidateDescriptionVotesShare
Paul MastertonScottish Conservative and Unionist21,49640.0%
Blair George McDougallScottish Labour Party14,34626.7%
Aileen MortonScottish Liberal Democrats 1,1122.1%
Kirsten Frances OswaldScottish National Party (SNP)16,78431.2%

Total valid votes

53,738

100%*

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Lack of official mark or unique identifying mark

0

Voting for more than one candidate

15

Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified

0

Unmarked or void for uncertainty

52

Total rejected votes

67