Edinburgh North and Leith - UK Parliament Constituency

Here are the most recent election results for the Edinburgh North and Leith 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 North and Leith
RegionScotland
1st in 2017SNP
2nd in 2017Labour
Swing To Lose1.44%

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 2010Labour
Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)Labour
Election 2005Labour
Election 2001Labour
Election 1997Labour

Election 2017

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
SNP19,24334.03%-6.90%
Labour17,61831.15%-0.13%
Conservative15,38527.21%+11.04%
Liberal Democrat2,5794.56%+0.02%
Green1,7273.05%-2.36%
Majority1,6252.87%-
Turnout56,55271.16%-0.54%
Electorate79,473--
Swing from SNP to Labour-3.39%-
SNP hold

Election 2015

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
SNP23,74240.93%+31.28%
Labour18,14531.28%-6.18%
Conservative9,37816.17%+1.22%
Green3,1405.41%+3.17%
Liberal Democrat2,6344.54%-29.28%
UKIP8471.46%N/A
Minor1220.21%N/A
Majority5,5979.65%-
Turnout58,00871.69%+3.27%
Electorate80,910--
Swing from Labour to SNP-18.73%-
SNP gain from Labour

Election 2010

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour17,74037.46%+3.23%
Liberal Democrat16,01633.82%+4.64%
Conservative7,07914.95%-3.74%
SNP4,5689.65%-0.54%
Green1,0622.24%N/A
Minor3890.82%N/A
Others5021.06%N/A
Majority1,7243.64%-
Turnout47,35668.43%+5.76%
Electorate69,207--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-0.70%-
Labour hold

Election 2005 (5th Boundary Review)

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour14,59734.23%0.00%
Liberal Democrat12,44429.18%0.00%
Conservative7,96918.69%0.00%
SNP4,34410.19%0.00%
Others3,2867.71%N/A
Majority2,1535.05%-
Turnout42,64062.67%+0.29%
Electorate68,038--
Swing-0.00%-
Labour hold

Election 2005

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour14,59734.23%-11.72%
Liberal Democrat12,44429.18%+9.76%
Conservative7,96918.69%+4.77%
SNP4,34410.19%-5.73%
Green2,4825.82%N/A
Minor8041.89%N/A
Majority2,1535.05%-
Turnout42,64062.38%+9.19%
Electorate68,352--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-10.74%-
Labour hold

Election 2001

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour15,27145.95%-0.96%
Liberal Democrat6,45419.42%+6.39%
SNP5,29015.92%-4.19%
Conservative4,62613.92%-3.94%
Minor1,3344.01%N/A
Others2590.78%N/A
Majority8,81726.53%-
Turnout33,23453.20%-13.26%
Electorate62,475--
Swing from Labour to Liberal Democrat-3.68%-
Labour hold

Election 1997

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PartyVotesPercentageChange
Labour19,20946.91%N/A
SNP8,23120.10%N/A
Conservative7,31217.86%N/A
Liberal Democrat5,33513.03%N/A
Minor4411.08%N/A
Others4171.02%N/A
Majority10,97826.81%-
Turnout40,94566.45%N/A
Electorate61,617--
Swing-N/A-
Labour win
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