At the 2016 elections, Unionist parties totalled 8,496 votes which was 5,951 more votes than the nationalist parties.
At the 2021 election, if everyone tactically voted for LIBERAL DEMOCRATS, it would remove the SNP from the Constituency
Shetland is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood). It elects one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) by the first past the post method of election.
The Highlands and Islands is one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament which were created in 1999. Eight of the parliament's 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).
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