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ELECTION 2021: SNP hold Aberdeenshire East


By Kyle Ritchie

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The SNP's Gillian Martin has held her Holyrood seat in Aberdeenshire East.

Ms Martin received 18,307 votes which was a 44.48 per cent share of the vote.

In second place was Stewart Whyte of the Scottish Conservatives with 16,418 votes (39.89 per cent).

Gillian Martin held her seat in Aberdeenshire East.
Gillian Martin held her seat in Aberdeenshire East.

Conrad Wood of the Scottish Liberal Democrats received 3396 votes (8.25 per cent), while Scottish Labour's Graeme Downie received 2900 votes (7.05 per cent).

Declaration of constituency turnout for Aberdeenshire East:

Electorate - 64,059

Total votes cast - 41,155

Turnout - 64.25 per cent

Declaraton of regional votes cast:

Electorate - 64,059

Total votes cast - 41,175

Turnout - 64.28 per cent

The regional votes for the constituency were:

Abolish the Scottish Parliament - 151 (0.37 per cent)

Alba Party - 1235 (3 per cent)

All for Unity - 284 (0.69 per cent)

Freedom Alliance – Integrity, Society, Economy - 101 (0.25 per cent)

Independent Green Voice - 218 (0.53 per cent)

Reform UK - 103 (0.25 per cent)

Renew - 9 (0.02 per cent)

Restore Scotland - 70 (0.17 per cent)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party - 15,112 (36.70 per cent)

Scottish Family Party - 301 (0.73 per cent)

Scottish Green Party - 2326 (5.65 per cent)

Scottish Labour Party - 3092 (7.51 per cent)

Scottish Liberal Democrats - 3007 (7.30 per cent)

Scottish Libertarian Party - 75 (0.18 per cent)

Scottish National Party (SNP) - 14,873 (36.12 per cent)

UK Independence Party (UKIP) - 52 (0.13 per cent)

Geoffrey Alexander Farquharson (Independent) - 18 (0.04 per cent)

Laura Marshall (Independent) - 45 (0.11 per cent)


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