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.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
2,541
Electorate
61,344
Turnout
68%

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
Mhairi Black
Scottish National Party
16,964 40.7% -10.3%
Alison Dowling
Labour
14,423 34.6% -4.1%
Amy Thomson
Conservative
8,122 19.5% 11.8%
Eileen McCartin
Liberal Democrat
1,327 3.2% 1.0%
Paul Mack
Independent
876 2.1% 2.1%