Scottish Parliament election results – Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley Constituency 2021

Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley

Sharon Dowey, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party 10903
Kirsten Herbst-Gray, Scottish Liberal Democrats                875
Carol Ann Mochan, Scottish Labour Party                           8604
Elena Whitham, Scottish National Party (SNP)                    15420

Total votes cast: 35622

Elena Whitham was elected with a majority of 4337.

The turnout figure within the Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley Constituency was 59.6%

Background information

The Constituency Returning Officer was Eddie Fraser.

There were a total of 41 polling places in Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley, which were open from 07:00 to 22:00

There were a total of 132 ballot boxes from polling places and 56 postal vote ballot boxes, which were transported to the Galleon Leisure Centre in Kilmarnock. The count began at 09:30 on Saturday 8 May.

The number of applications received for postal votes for the Scottish Parliamentary election for the Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley Constituency was 14,515.

The current electorate for the Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley Constituency is 59,924.

For the past two Parliamentary elections, the turnout figures were:
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
2011 – 48.5%
2016 – 54.3%

Regional (List) results for Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley Constituency

Abolish the Scottish Parliament Party 133

Alba Party 424

All for Unity 674

Freedom Alliance – Integrity, Society, Economy 82

Independent Green Voice 158

Reform UK 73

Scotia Future 15

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party 10812

Scottish Family Party 201

Scottish Green Party 1200

Scottish Labour Party 7159

Scottish Liberal Democrats 646

Scottish Libertarian Party 63

Scottish National Party (SNP) 13949

UK Independence Party (UKIP) 70

Vanguard Party 8

Ballot papers rejected 78

The Regional Returning Officer (Chief Executive of Dumfries and Galloway Council) will announce the South of Scotland regional list results today, Saturday 8 May. Seven candidates will be elected.