Orkney and Shetland parliamentary constituency
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2017 General election results
Winner Liberal Democrats Hold (19.6% majority)
MP Alistair Carmichael
Seat type
Turnout 68.1% (Total electorate: 34164)
Region Scotland
EU Referendum Results
Votes for Orkney and Shetland
Leave

40.28%

Remain

59.72%

Constituency result: Remain
Orkney and Shetland results for General election, 2017

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Alistair Carmichael
Lib 11,312 48.6% +7.2
Miriam Brett
SNP 6,749 29.0% -8.8
Robina Barton
Lab 2,664 11.4% +4.3
Jamie Halcro Johnston
Con 2,024 8.7% -0.2
Robert Smith
UKI 283 1.2% -3.5
Oth
Oth 245 1.1%
Last four MPs
2017
Alistair Carmichael
Liberal Democrats
2015
Alistair Carmichael
Liberal Democrats
2010
Alistair Carmichael
Liberal Democrats
Party spending in 2017
Party spending in Orkney and Shetland

Demographics in Orkney and Shetland
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