Coatbridge and Chryston Scottish Parliament constituency
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2016 Scottish Parliament election results
Winner Scottish National Party Gain (13.3% majority)
Constituency MSP Fulton Macgregor
Top-up region MSPs 4 Labour, 3 Conservative
Region Central Scotland
Electorate 53,181 (-1.2% since 2015)
Coatbridge and Chryston results for Scottish Parliament election, 2016

Share of constituency votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Fulton Macgregor
SNP 13,605 48.0% +7.5
Elaine Smith
Lab 9,826 34.7% -17.5
Robyn Halbert
Con 2,868 10.1% +4.4
John Wilson
Gre 1,612 5.7%
Jenni Lang
Lib 423 1.5% -0.1
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Share of top-up region votes: Central Scotland region

Share of vote and seats
Votes Share Seats
Scottish National Party SNP
129,082 47.7%
Labour Lab
67,103 24.8% 4
Conservative Con
43,602 16.1% 3
Green Party Gre
12,722 4.7%
UK Independence Party UKIP
6,088 2.2%
Liberal Democrats LD
5,015 1.9%
Solidarity Sol
2,684 1.0%
Scottish Christian Party SCP
2,314 0.9%
RISE RISE
1,636 0.6%
Other Oth
460 0.2%
Elected regional members for Central Scotland region
Party
Richard Leonard
Labour Lab
Monica Lennon
Labour Lab
Mark Griffin
Labour Lab
Elaine Smith
Labour Lab
Margaret Mitchell
Conservative Con
Graham Simpson
Conservative Con
Alison Harris
Conservative Con
Seat background for Coatbridge and Chryston constituency
Last four Constituency MSPs for Coatbridge and Chryston
2016
Fulton Macgregor
Scottish National Party
2011
Elaine Smith
Labour
2007
Elaine Smith
Labour
2003
Elaine Smith
Labour
Party spending in 2016
Party spending in Coatbridge and Chryston

Demographics in Coatbridge and Chryston

Unemployment rate

3.6%
Very Low
Ranked 61 of 73

Levels of poor health

7.5%
Very High
Ranked 10 of 73

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.4%
Very High
Ranked 15 of 73

Age

Housing

Ethnicity

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