Scottish parliamentary elections 2021

Find out the Scottish parliamentary election results for 2021.

Declaration of constituency result

  • The total number of eligible electors was 56,074
  • The total number of votes was 42,844
  • The turnout was 76.4%
CandidateDescriptionVotesShare
Jackson CarlawScottish Conservative and Unionist Party17,91141.9%
Tahir JameelScottish Liberal Democrats9112.1%
David MacdonaldIndependent1,3523.2%
Janice MackayUK Independence Party (UKIP)750.2%
Colm MerrickScottish National Party (SNP)15,69536.8%
Katie Victoria PragnellScottish Labour Party6,75915.8%

Total valid votes

42,703

99.7%

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

  • Lack of official mark or unique identifying mark
00%
  • Voting for more than one candidate
1410%
  • Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified
11%
  • Unmarked or void for uncertainty
12689%

Total rejected votes

141

0.3%


Declaration of regional votes cast in a constituency

  • The total number of eligible electors was 56,074
  • The total number of votes was 42,925
  • The turnout was 76.6%
PartyDescriptionVotesShare

Abolish the Scottish Parliament Party

Abolish Scottish Parliament - Save £100,000,000 Yearly

910.2%

Alba Party

 5021.2%

All for Unity

All 4 Unity - No to Separatism

3540.8%

Freedom Alliance - Integrity, Society, Economy

Freedom Alliance. Scotland's Opposition to Lockdown

710.2%

Independent Green Voice

Independent Green Voice - Organic Green Scotland

2320.5%

Reform UK

ReformUK - Changing Politics for Good

640.1%

Scotia Future

 120.03%

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

 15,36935.8%

Scottish Family Party

Scottish Family Party - Putting Families First

3070.7%

Scottish Green Party

Scottish Greens

3,5248.2%

Scottish Labour Party

 8,44919.7%

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Scottish Liberal Democrats - Put Recovery First

1,2432.9%

Scottish Libertarian Party

 420.1%

Scottish National Party (SNP)

Nicola Sturgeon for SNP First Minister

12,43328.9%

Scottish Renew

 100.02%

Scottish Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

 260.06%

UK Independence Party (UKIP)

UKIP - Get rid of Holyrood

410.1%

Maurice Campbell, Independent

 270.06%

James Morrison, Independent

 430.1%

Total valid votes

42,840

99.67%

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

  • Lack of official mark or unique identifying mark
30.07%
  • Voting for more than one candidate
250.06%
  • Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified
20.005%
  • Unmarked or void for uncertainty
550.01%

Total rejected votes

85

0.2%

 

Candidate Spending Return

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Last modified on 17 June 2021