Edinburgh Central - Scottish Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Edinburgh Central constituency.

Note: Smaller parties may be omitted. The candidate with the largest vote who does not belong to one of the main parties is listed as 'Minor'. Votes listed for 'Other' are calculated by taking the votes from the main parties and 'Minor' away from the total votes cast.

NameEdinburgh Central
RegionLothian
1st in 2016Conservative
2nd in 2016SNP
Swing To Lose0.89%

Note: 'Swing To Lose' is the swing needed by the 2nd placed party against the 1st placed party to win the seat.

History

ElectionParty
Scottish Parliament Election 2016Conservative
Scottish Parliament Election 2011SNP

Scottish Parliament Election 2016

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative10,39930.43%+15.43%
SNP9,78928.65%-4.03%
Labour7,54622.08%-9.77%
Green4,64413.59%N/A
Liberal Democrat1,6724.89%-15.57%
Minor1190.35%N/A
Majority6101.79%-
Turnout34,16957.35%+3.22%
Electorate59,581--
Swing from SNP to Conservative-9.73%-
Conservative gain from SNP

Scottish Parliament Election 2011

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
SNP9,48032.67%N/A
Labour9,24331.86%N/A
Liberal Democrat5,93720.46%N/A
Conservative4,35415.01%N/A
Majority2370.82%-
Turnout29,01454.12%N/A
Electorate53,606--
Swing-N/A-
SNP win
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