Banffshire and Buchan Coast Scottish Parliament constituency
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2016 Scottish Parliament election results
Winner Scottish National Party Hold (23.0% majority)
Constituency MSP Stewart Stevenson
Top-up region MSPs 4 Conservative, 2 Labour
Region North East Scotland
Electorate 58,184 (-0.7% since 2015)
Banffshire and Buchan Coast results for Scottish Parliament election, 2016

Share of constituency votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Stewart Stevenson
SNP 15,802 55.1% -12.1
Peter Chapman
Con 9,219 32.1% +13.7
Nathan Morrison
Lab 2,372 8.3% -2.3
David Evans
Lib 1,290 4.5% +0.7
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Share of top-up region votes: North East Scotland region

Share of vote and seats
Votes Share Seats
Scottish National Party SNP
137,086 44.0%
Conservative Con
85,848 27.6% 4
Labour Lab
38,791 12.5% 2
Liberal Democrats LD
18,444 5.9%
Green Party Gre
15,123 4.9%
UK Independence Party UKIP
6,376 2.0%
Scottish Christian Party SCP
2,068 0.7%
Solidarity Sol
992 0.3%
RISE RISE
599 0.2%
SLib SLib
552 0.2%
Other Oth
5,547 1.8%
Elected regional members for North East Scotland region
Party
Alex Johnstone
Conservative Con
Ross Thomson
Conservative Con
Peter Chapman
Conservative Con
Liam Kerr
Conservative Con
Jenny Marra
Labour Lab
Lewis MacDonald
Labour Lab
Seat background for Banffshire and Buchan Coast constituency
Last four Constituency MSPs for Banffshire and Buchan Coast
2016
Stewart Stevenson
Scottish National Party
2011
Stewart Stevenson
Scottish National Party
2007
Stewart Stevenson
Scottish National Party
2003
Stewart Stevenson
Scottish National Party
Party spending in 2016
Party spending in Banffshire and Buchan Coast

Demographics in Banffshire and Buchan Coast

Unemployment rate

3.9%
Low
Ranked 58 of 73

Levels of poor health

4.7%
Low
Ranked 46 of 73

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.2%
Medium
Ranked 34 of 73

Age

Housing

Ethnicity

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