Cowdenbeath Scottish Parliament constituency
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2016 Scottish Parliament election results
Winner Scottish National Party Gain (10.2% majority)
Constituency MSP Annabelle Ewing
Top-up region MSPs 4 Conservative, 2 Labour, 1 Green Party
Region Mid Scotland and Fife
Electorate 56,631 (0.6% since 2015)
Cowdenbeath results for Scottish Parliament election, 2016

Share of constituency votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Annabelle Ewing
SNP 13,715 46.1% +4.5
Alex Rowley
Lab 10,674 35.9% -10.6
Dave Dempsey
Con 4,251 14.3% +7.3
Bryn Jones
Lib 1,094 3.7% -0.2
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Share of top-up region votes: Mid Scotland and Fife region

Share of vote and seats
Votes Share Seats
Scottish National Party SNP
120,128 41.3%
Conservative Con
73,293 25.2% 4
Labour Lab
51,373 17.6% 2
Liberal Democrats LD
20,401 7.0%
Green Party Gre
17,860 6.1% 1
UK Independence Party UKIP
5,345 1.8%
Solidarity Sol
1,049 0.4%
SLib SLib
650 0.2%
Other Oth
1,073 0.4%
Elected regional members for Mid Scotland and Fife region
Party
Murdo Fraser
Conservative Con
Liz Smith
Conservative Con
Dean Lockhart
Conservative Con
Alexander Stewart
Conservative Con
Alex Rowley
Labour Lab
Claire Baker
Labour Lab
Mark Ruskell
Green Party Gre
Seat background for Cowdenbeath constituency
Last four Constituency MSPs for Cowdenbeath
2016
Annabelle Ewing
Scottish National Party
2011
Helen Eadie
Labour
2007
Helen Eadie
Labour
2003
Helen Eadie
Labour
Party spending in 2016
Party spending in Cowdenbeath

Demographics in Cowdenbeath

Unemployment rate

7.1%
High
Ranked 21 of 73

Levels of poor health

6.2%
High
Ranked 22 of 73

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.3%
High
Ranked 26 of 73

Age

Housing

Ethnicity

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