Argyll and Bute - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Argyll and Bute 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.

NameArgyll and Bute
RegionScotland
1st in 2017SNP
2nd in 2017Conservative
Swing To Lose1.38%

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

History

ElectionParty
Election 2017SNP
Election 2015SNP
Election 2010Liberal Democrat
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Liberal Democrat
Election 2005Liberal Democrat

Election 2017

PartyVotesPercentageChange
SNP17,30436.00%-8.25%
Conservative15,97633.24%+18.33%
Liberal Democrat8,74518.19%-9.73%
Labour6,04412.57%+2.18%
Majority1,3282.76%-
Turnout48,06971.50%-3.83%
Electorate67,230--
Swing from SNP to Conservative-13.29%-
SNP hold

Election 2015

PartyVotesPercentageChange
SNP22,95944.25%+25.31%
Liberal Democrat14,48627.92%-3.69%
Conservative7,73314.90%-9.12%
Labour5,39410.40%-12.33%
UKIP1,3112.53%N/A
Majority8,47316.33%-
Turnout51,88375.33%+8.02%
Electorate68,875--
Swing from Liberal Democrat to SNP-14.50%-
SNP gain from Liberal Democrat

Election 2010

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat14,29231.61%-4.90%
Conservative10,86124.03%+0.55%
Labour10,27422.73%+0.30%
SNP8,56318.94%+3.41%
Green7891.75%N/A
Minor2720.60%N/A
Others1560.35%N/A
Majority3,4317.59%-
Turnout45,20767.31%+3.10%
Electorate67,165--
Swing from Liberal Democrat to Conservative-2.72%-
Liberal Democrat hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat15,78636.52%0.00%
Conservative10,15023.48%0.00%
Labour9,69622.43%0.00%
SNP6,71615.54%0.00%
Others8812.04%N/A
Majority5,63613.04%-
Turnout43,22964.21%-0.05%
Electorate67,325--
Swing-0.00%-
Liberal Democrat hold

Election 2005

PartyVotesPercentageChange
Liberal Democrat15,78636.52%N/A
Conservative10,15023.48%N/A
Labour9,69622.43%N/A
SNP6,71615.54%N/A
Minor8812.04%N/A
Majority5,63613.04%-
Turnout43,22964.26%N/A
Electorate67,271--
Swing-N/A-
Liberal Democrat win
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