This website does readability filtering of other pages. All styles, scripts, forms and ads are stripped. If you want your website excluded or have other feedback, use this form.

Parties and Elections in Europe

              Home · Calendar · Countries · References · Links · Content            Parties and Elections in Europe          SCOTLAND / UK
Queen: Elizabeth II. · First Minister: Nicola Sturgeon (SNP) · Governing party: SNP Legislative elections: Scottish Parliament, 4-year term, 129 seats, AMS (73 FPTP + 56 PR):
Party 2016 2011 Scottish National Party (SNP)
  Separatism
Social democracy 41,7% 63 44,0% 69 Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party (CON)
  Conservatism
Economic liberalism
Euroscepticism 22,9% 31 12,4% 15 Scottish Labour Party (LAB)
  Social democracy
    19,1% 24 26,3% 37 Scottish Green Party (SGP)
  Separatism
Green politics  6,6% 6 4,4% 2 Scottish Liberal Democrats (LD)
  Liberalism
Social liberalism 5,2% 5 5,2% 5 Independents 0,2% -  1,1%  1 Others 4,3% - 6,6% - Total -  129 - 129 Turnout 55,6% 50,0%

 © 2016 Wolfram Nordsieck. Source: BBC (http://www.bbc.com).

Archive: Legislative elections, 1999-2011 ( For full coverage, 1999-present, click here):

1999 2003 2007 2011 SNP % 27,3 20,9 31,0 44,0   S. 35 27 47 69 LAB % 33,6 29,3 29,2 26,3   S. 56 50 46 37 CON % 15,4 15,5 13,9 12,4   S. 18 18 17 15 LD % 12,4 11,8 11,3 5,2   S. 17 17 16 5 SGP % 3,6 6,7 4,0 4,4   S. 1 7 2 2 SSCUP % - 1,5 1,9 1,7   S. - 1 - - SSP % 2,0 6,9 0,6 0,4   S. 1 6 - - Others % 5,6 8,9 9,6 5,6   S. 1 3 1 1 Total S. 129 129 129 129 Turnout % 59,1 49,4 51,8 50,0
Abbreviations: SNP: Scottish National Party; LAB: Scottish Labour Party; CON: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party; LD: Scottish Liberal Democrats; SGP: Scottish Green Party; SSCUP: Scottish Senior Citizens Unity Party; SSP: Scottish Socialist Party. © 2016 Wolfram Nordsieck.