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Scottish Borders

Shows the general election results for Scottish Borders, which is a county in Scotland. It is comprised of 2 constituencies (showhide). In 2017 it had a total electorate of 140,863 and a turnout of 71.9%.

Summary

Summary of the key information for the 2017 general election.

Electorate
140,863
Turnout
71.9%

Share of the vote

Distribution of party votes by percentages.

Party Name Share of the vote: 2017
Con 51.7%
SNP 31.5%
Lab 12.5%
LD 4.4%
Others 0.0%

Party results and changes 2015 - 2017

Results for each party with number of votes, percentage share of the vote and changes since last election.

Party Con SNP Lab LD Others Total
Seats won 2 0 0 0 0 2
Change +1 -1 0 0 0 0%
Votes (000s) 52 32 13 4 0 101
% vote 51.7% 31.5% 12.5% 4.4% 0.0% 100.0%
Change +13.8% -6.0% +2.7% -6.5% -0.1% 0%
Candidates 2 2 2 2 0 8
Deposits lost 0 0 0 2 0 2

Share of the vote by party 2005 - 2017

The percentage share of the party vote by election year.

Year Con SNP Lab LD UKIP Green Others
2005 32.5% 8.8% 24.0% 31.2% 1.1% 0.0% 2.4%
2010 35.8% 9.9% 19.2% 33.0% 1.3% 0.5% 0.1%
2015 37.9% 37.4% 9.7% 10.9% 2.6% 1.4% 0.1%
2017 51.7% 31.5% 12.5% 4.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

Seats won by party 2005 - 2017

The number of seats won by parties by election year.

Year Con SNP Lab LD UKIP Green Others
2005 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
2010 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
2015 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2017 2 0 0 0 0 0 0