At the 2016 elections, Unionist parties totalled 18,027 votes (excluding the votes for the Independent candidate) which was 665 more votes than the nationalist parties.
At the 2021 election, if everyone tactically voted for LIBERAL DEMOCRAT, it would remove the SNP from the Constituency
Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch 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).
The electoral wards used in the newly created constituency of Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch are; In full: Dingwall and Seaforth; Black Isle; Eilean a’ Cheo; Caol and Mallaig; Aird and Loch Ness; Fort William and Ardnamurchan. In part: Wester Ross, Strathpeffer and Lochalsh; Badenoch and Strathspey