At the 2016 elections, Unionist parties totalled 27,260 votes which was 15,940 more votes than the nationalist parties.
At the 2021 election, if everyone tactically voted for CONSERVATIVE, it would remove the SNP from the Constituency
Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire 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.
South Scotland is one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament. Nine of the parliament's 73 first past the post constituencies are sub-divisions of the region and it elects seven of the 56 additional-member Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs). Thus it elects a total of 16 MSPs.
For the 2011 Scottish Parliament election the boundaries of the seat were altered to include the following electoral wards: Bearsden South, Campsie and Kirkintilloch North, Lenzie and Kirkintilloch South, Bishopbriggs North and Torrance, Bishopbriggs South, Kirkintilloch East and Twechar