Galloway and West Dumfries Scottish Parliament constituency
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2021 Scottish Parliament election results
Winner Conservative Hold (7.1% majority)
Constituency MSP Finlay Carson
Top-up region MSPs 3 Conservative, 3 Labour, 1 Scottish National Party
Region South Scotland
Electorate 55,658 (-0.9% since 2015)
Galloway and West Dumfries results for Scottish Parliament election, 2021

Share of constituency votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Finlay Carson
Con 17,486 47.0% +3.5
Emma Harper
SNP 14,851 39.9% +0.9
Archie Dryburgh
Lab 2,932 7.9% -6.7
Laura Moodie
SGP 970 2.6% +2.6
Iain McDonald
Lib 948 2.6% -0.3
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Share of top-up region votes: South Scotland region

Share of vote and seats
Votes Share Seats
Scottish National Party SNP
136,741 37.6% 1
Conservative Con
121,730 33.5% 3
Labour Lab
57,236 15.7% 3
Green Party Gre
18,964 5.2%
Liberal Democrats LD
12,422 3.4%
UK Independence Party UKIP
578 0.2%
Other Oth
16,177 4.4%
Elected regional members for South Scotland region
Party
Emma Harper
Scottish National Party SNP
Sharon Dowey
Conservative Con
Craig Hay
Conservative Con
Brian Whittle
Conservative Con
Carol Mochan
Labour Lab
Colin Smyth
Labour Lab
Martin Whitfield
Labour Lab
Seat background for Galloway and West Dumfries constituency
Last four Constituency MSPs for Galloway and West Dumfries
2021
Finlay Carson
Conservative
2016
Finlay Carson
Conservative
2011
Alex Fergusson
Conservative
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