Paisley and Renfrewshire South

Paisley and Renfrewshire South is a constituency in Renfrewshire, Scotland. The seat has been held by Mhairi Black (Scottish National Party) since May 2015.

2010 General Election

The 2010 General Election was held on 6 May 2010. A total of 7 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
16,614
Electorate
61,197
Turnout
65.4%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Alexander, Douglas
Labour
23,842 59.6% 7.0%
Doig, Andrew
Scottish National Party
7,228 18.1% 0.5%
McCaskill, Gordon
Conservative
3,979 9.9% 1.5%
Ghai, Ashay
Liberal Democrat
3,812 9.5% -8.1%
Mack, Paul
Independent
513 1.3% 1.3%
Kerr, Jimmy
SSP
375 0.9% -1.1%
Hendry, William
Independent
249 0.6% 0.6%