Edinburgh Pentlands - Scottish Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Edinburgh Pentlands 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 Pentlands
RegionLothian
1st in 2016SNP
2nd in 2016Conservative
Swing To Lose3.68%

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 2016SNP
Scottish Parliament Election 2011SNP

Scottish Parliament Election 2016

PartyVotesPercentageChange
SNP13,18139.52%+2.26%
Conservative10,72532.16%+0.74%
Labour7,81123.42%-3.18%
Liberal Democrat1,6364.91%+0.18%
Majority2,4567.36%-
Turnout33,35360.38%+3.27%
Electorate55,241--
Swing from Conservative to SNP-0.76%-
SNP hold

Scottish Parliament Election 2011

PartyVotesPercentageChange
SNP11,19737.26%N/A
Conservative9,43931.41%N/A
Labour7,99326.60%N/A
Liberal Democrat1,4204.73%N/A
Majority1,7585.85%-
Turnout30,04957.11%N/A
Electorate52,620--
Swing-N/A-
SNP win
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