Galloway and West Dumfries - Scottish Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Galloway and West Dumfries 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.

NameGalloway and West Dumfries
RegionSouth Scotland
1st in 2016Conservative
2nd in 2016SNP
Swing To Lose2.27%

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 2011Conservative

Scottish Parliament Election 2016

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative14,52743.54%+6.64%
SNP13,01339.00%+4.97%
Labour4,87614.61%-11.90%
Liberal Democrat9472.84%+0.29%
Majority1,5144.54%-
Turnout33,36359.24%+6.25%
Electorate56,321--
Swing from SNP to Conservative-0.83%-
Conservative hold

Scottish Parliament Election 2011

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Conservative11,07136.91%N/A
SNP10,20934.03%N/A
Labour7,95426.52%N/A
Liberal Democrat7632.54%N/A
Majority8622.87%-
Turnout29,99752.99%N/A
Electorate56,611--
Swing-N/A-
Conservative win
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