Perthshire South and Kinross-shire is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament ( Holyrood). It elects one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) by the plurality (first past the post) method of election. Also, however, it is one of nine constituencies in the Mid Scotland and Fife electoral region, which elects seven additional members, in addition to nine constituency MSPs, to produce a form of proportional representation for the region as a whole.
2011 Scottish Parliament election the constituency of Perth, was abolished and replaced by Perthshire North and Perthshire South and Kinross-shire.
Electoral region [ edit ]
The other eight constituencies of the Mid Scotland and Fife region are
Clackmannanshire and Dunblane, Cowdenbeath, Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy, Mid Fife and Glenrothes, North East Fife, Perthshire North and Stirling.
The region covers all of the
Clackmannanshire council area, all of the Fife council area, all of the Perth and Kinross council area and all of the Stirling council area.
Constituency boundaries and council area [ edit ]
Perth and Kinross is represented in the Scottish Parliament by two constituencies, Perthshire North and Perthshire South and Kinross-shire.
The electoral wards used in Perthshire South and Kinross-shire are:
Member of the Scottish Parliament [ edit ]
Election results [ edit ]
Scottish Parliament election, 2011: Perthshire South and Kinross-shire [1 ] [2 ]
Green background denotes the winner of the electorate vote.
Pink background denotes a candidate elected from their party list.
Yellow background denotes an electorate win by a list member.
A or denotes status of any incumbent, win or lose respectively.
Roseanna Cunningham 16,073
Elizabeth Smith 8,907
Labour Patricia Duncan
Liberal Democrats Willie Robertson
Scottish Senior Citizens
Independent - Andrew Rodger
Total Valid votes 31,216
Scottish Parliament election, 2007 Notional Result: Perthshire South and Kinross-shire
^ Constituency profile: Perthshire South and Kinross-shire- Scotland Votes; retrieved 14.05.2011
^ Mid Scotland and Fife Regional Results 2011- Perth and Kinross Council; retrieved 14.05.2011