Glasgow & West of Scotland trends

Scottish parliament election turnout, Glasgow, West of Scotland, Scotland, 1999-2016

Turnout Glasgow WoS SP Elec 99 2016Click on graph to expand

Voter turnout at Scottish parliamentary elections in the period 1999-2016 has been consistently lower in Glasgow than in Scotland as a whole.

However, voter turnout rose across Scotland in 2016 and the gap between voter turnout in Scotland and Glasgow narrowed.  

Turnout in the West of Scotland region has been consistently above the Scottish average.

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See Politics in the Mindset domain for related information.

Additional Resources

  • Resource
    Sunday, 1 November 2009

    Miniature Glasgow - Video

    An extension of the GCPH's work profiling Glasgow's health, produced in collaboration with the International Future Forum.
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