Dunfermline Scottish Parliament constituency
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2016 Scottish Parliament election results
Winner Scottish National Party Hold (13.8% majority)
Constituency MSP Shirley-Anne Somerville
Top-up region MSPs 4 Conservative, 2 Labour, 1 Green Party
Region Mid Scotland and Fife
Electorate 53,921 (-8.1% since 2015)
Dunfermline results for Scottish Parliament election, 2016

Share of constituency votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Shirley-Anne Somerville
SNP 14,257 43.3% +5.7
Cara Hilton
Lab 9,699 29.5% -6.1
James Reekie
Con 5,797 17.6% +10.5
James Calder
Lib 3,156 9.6% -10.1
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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 Dunfermline constituency
Last four Constituency MSPs for Dunfermline
2016
Shirley-Anne Somerville
Scottish National Party
2011
Bill Walker
Scottish National Party
2007
Jim Tolson
Liberal Democrats
2003
Scott Barrie
Labour
Party spending in 2016
Party spending in Dunfermline

Demographics in Dunfermline

Unemployment rate

5.6%
Medium
Ranked 39 of 73

Levels of poor health

4.6%
Low
Ranked 49 of 73

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

2.2%
Medium
Ranked 45 of 73

Age

Housing

Ethnicity

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