At the 2016 elections, Unionist parties totalled 10,364 votes which was 7,516 less votes than the nationalist parties.
At the 2021 election, if everyone tactically voted for LIBERAL DEMOCRAT, it would have the best chance for removing independence supporting candidates.
Glasgow Kelvin 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.
Glasgow 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.
The Glasgow City Council electoral wards used in the creation of the new Glasgow Kelvin seat are: In full: Anderston/City, Hillhead. In part: Canal, Partick West